HazCom for Workers (English) (1 hour)

HazCom for Workers (English) (1 hour)
Learn about the Hazard Communication Standard 2012 (1910.1200).





General description

The course familiarizes workers with the HazCom system used across the United States and the world, to provide safety information and training about hazardous chemicals in their workplaces.

Participants will learn about the Hazard Communication Standard 2012 (1910.1200) which adopted the "Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals" (GHS).

Identify the hazards, understand the labels and recognize the symbols for each hazard class.

The course covers the pictograms (symbols) and their meaning, the labels on hazardous chemicals, the hazards of each class, and safety data sheets (SDSs). The course integrates examples, practical advice, and interactive quizzes within the learning.

Topics include

  • Components of the new label format
  • The new HazCom (GHS) classes and their pictograms
  • Safety data sheets (SDSs) and their format
  • Helpful resources

Upon completion, you will be able to

  • Understand the labels
  • Recognize the pictograms (symbols) for each hazard class
  • Identify the hazards for each class
  • Understand the importance of the SDS
  • Find additional information about the hazards and protective measures from SDSs

Average time to complete this course is approximately 60 minutes.



Target Audience

  • Workers in workplaces where chemical products are used
  • Students in science and technology programs
  • Young workers preparing for a new job
  • Those with responsibilities for training and compliance

Delivery Method

This course is delivered as an on-line e-learning course. All you need is a computer, access to the Internet - and you are ready to go! This e-learning course is designed to help you learn at your own pace and in your own environment at your own convenience.

During checkout, you can choose to register as a single learner or select a multiple learner license. With a multiple learner license you will act as an administrator and add learners from your company. See the tabs above for additional information.

  • eCourse Volume Discount

    The cost is based on the total number of seats purchased. Multi-seat pricing is based on the single user seat price with the following volume discounts applied:

    Total Seats Discount
    100 - 499 25%
    500 - 999 50%
    1000+ 80%



    Réductions pour volume sur les cours en ligne.

    Le coût est fondé sur le nombre total de droits de participation achetés. Le coût par participant pour une licence multiparticipant est calculé en appliquant les réductions pour volume suivantes au coût de participation individuelle :

    Nombre total de participants Réduction
    100 à 499 25 %
    500 à 999 50 %
    1 000 et plus 80 %