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Safety Data Sheets (SDS) (MSDS) Online Training

Safety Data Sheets – An Introduction

The Safety Data Sheet is the internationally accepted basis for supplying sound written scientific information on hazardous substances.

A SDS, sometimes called an MSDS for Material Safety Data Sheet, provides essential information that includes how to use substances safely, without harmful effects to people, or the environment.

About the course:

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.

This program covers:

  • The basic layout of Safety Data Sheets
  • Why SDSs are commonly used
  • A breakdown on the most important safety related sections found in most SDSs, including:
    • Hazard Identification
    • Exposure Controls and Personal Protection
    • Physical and Chemical Properties
    • Stability and Reactivity, and
    • Toxicological Information

Video Running Time:
11 minutes

Course Contents

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Safety Training Video

On-demand safety video accompanied by supplemental material to form a complete safety video training program.

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Facilitator's Guide

Accompanying documentation includes facilitator’s framework, video transcript, exercises and a multiple-choice assessment questionnaire.

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Safety Assessment

Course includes a 10-part multiple-choice safety quiz. Participants can take the assessment as is, or the questions can be modified to suit your requirements.

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Course Certificate

Participants can print a completion certificate and training progress is stored centrally in Safetyhub to track your participant engagement KPI.

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