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Safety Hazards in the Workplace - Online Training

Hazardous Environments Safety Training is a complete online safety training video course collection from Safetyhub. This collection of safety video content is organized around managing the risks of hazards in the workplace. The program will assist your employees to learn about hazardous environments by watching online videos and completing assessments.

These online video courses looks at machine hazards, PPE, electrical safety and hazardous atmospheres. The programs also looks at chemical hazards in the workplace, safety data sheets and other safety training topics where an awareness and control of hazards can make a big difference in the overall safety of employees.

Safety Hazards in the Workplace - Online Training Course
Hazardous Environments Safety Training Courses

How the Online Safety Video Training can help you.

Suitable for all workplace personnel, the aim of this video based training program is to improve the participants understanding about the subject of hazardous work environments and specifically hazard prevention and control that will prevent injuries occurring. All health and safety training courses in the collection include an online safety video, online safety assessments, facilitator’s guides and trainee course certificates.

Hazard Prevention and Control Course Content:

Safety videos and resources in the collection are available in English and Spanish. If your organization spans multiple regions, you can be assured that your employees in each region are viewing material relevant to them. With new releases continually being added, Safetyhub is a cost-effective way of ensuring all your sites always have a comprehensive library of current and relevant safety training videos.

You can get access to this online safety training program and the other online safety training collections with a Safetyhub subscription. All subscriptions are tailored to the exact needs of your organization and include access to Safetyhub’s online learning management system (LMS). Safetyhub offers a free trial and assistance in customizing Safetyhub to your exact organizational training requirements.

The Hazard Communication Standard (HAZCOM)

The Hazard Communication Standard is an information and training standard for the use of hazardous chemicals in the workplace. This program covers how HCS works, the new classification criteria, label requirements, pictograms, and Safety data sheet requirements.

HAZCOM 1994 Safety Training

HAZCOM 1994 is an information and training standard relating to the use of hazardous chemicals in the workplace. This video program covers the how HAZCOM works, hazards associated with chemicals, labelling and material Safety Data Sheets.

WHMIS 2015

Hazardous chemicals in the workplace can pose a multitude of hazards and risks. The WHMIS 2015 Training Video provides training on proper chemicals labelling and the importance of effective understanding of the labels and SDSs for workers.

Heat Hazards

This program increases awareness of heat hazards in the workplace by identifying specific heat related hazards and examining a range of engineering and administrative controls and individual behaviors that reduce the risk of heat related illnesses and injuries.

Hazardous Substances – The Fundamentals

The objective of this program is to highlight the major hazard areas associated with the use of hazardous substances and by so doing, increase awareness of the standards for worker responsibility in observing and being active in daily safety procedures.

Safety Data Sheets An Introduction

This program helps trainees to properly interpret Safety Data Sheets for the use of hazardous substances. This program covers the layout of SDS, Why SDSs are used and a breakdown on the most important safety related sections found in most SDSs.

Chemical Safety

The safe handling and storage of all chemicals requires a commitment by everyone to follow safe work procedures. The realization of the risks and an ongoing program to minimize the hazards will reduce accidents and make your workplace a safer workplace.

Warehouse Safety

Adherence to thoroughly considered policy and procedures, can play a large part in preventing accidents and injuries in a warehouse. This Warehouse Safety program examines the various hazards that exist in a warehouse and how best to avoid them.

Safety Data Sheets Important Terms

Safety Data Sheets can be very challenging to read and understand but they do contain a wealth of information. Having an ability to properly interpret them will make it easier to arrive at informed decisions regarding the use of hazardous substances.

Machine Guards

Accidents resulting from inadequate equipment and machine guarding cause some of the most traumatic injuries in the workplace. This program covers why guards are used, hazard risks, machine guarding types and requirements and safe work practices.


The shutdown of plant and equipment before work is carried out is referred to as a lockout or a lockout/tagout. This program covers the following of lockout procedures, increasing awareness of worker responsibility of standards and procedures.

Hazardous Atmospheres and Respirators

The programs covers what constitutes a hazardous atmosphere, information about air-purifying and details of the different types of air-purifying respirators. The program also looks at filters, fit testing of respirators, maintenance, storage, inspection and danger signals.

GHS – An Introduction

As your workplace makes the transition to the GHS, this program provides an overview of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals, including chemicals classification and hazard communication through labels and safety data sheets.

Electrical Safety

Most workplaces are surrounded electrical circuits, cables, conduits and extension cords for plant, equipment appliances and lights. This program teaches the effects of current on the human body, common hazards and electrical hazards control.

Confined Spaces

The program defines a confined space, details entry permits and why accidents occur in confined spaces. The program shows the approach that should be taken to deal with the hazard groups of hazardous atmospheres and energy sources.

Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos fibers pose a threat to humans – when the fibers are inhaled, they can cause serious damage to the lungs. The Asbestos Awareness program has been produced to be shown to all personnel who may potentially come across asbestos in the workplace.

Static Electricity

The program provides a practical understanding of static electricity and examines potential hazards and ways to control static electricity. The safety video covers important safety precautions that should be followed when working in flammable atmospheres.

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