Dangerous Goods & Hazardous Substances
This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to handle dangerous goods and hazardous substances, including identifying requirements for working with dangerous goods and/or hazardous substances, confirming site incident procedures, selecting handling techniques, and handling and storing dangerous goods and hazardous substances.
Identify Detect & Monitor Hazardous Materials at an Incident
This unit covers competence in monitoring atmospheric conditions to measure contaminants, interpret readings, recommend action to take based on the interpretation, and the effects on humans exposed to hazardous atmospheres.
Initial Spill Response
The general purpose of this course is to develop the skills and knowledge required to prevent any minor spill incidents from escalating. In the event of an incident this person may be expected to respond with spill kits in line with procedures.
Render Hazardous Materials Incident Safe
Render Hazardous Materials Incidents Safe (HAZMAT) course covers the competency required to safely combat incidents involving hazardous materials. ‘Hazardous Materials’ is a generic term used to refer to an incident involving dangerous goods and hazardous substances.