Dangerous goods or hazardous goods are solids, liquids, or gases that can harm people, other living organisms, property, or the environment. They are often subject to chemical regulations. In the United States, United Kingdom and sometimes in Canada, dangerous goods are more commonly known as hazardous materials (abbreviated as HAZMAT or hazmat). HAZMAT will be commonly encountered in industrial, transport, and maritime environments. It will be encountered anywhere in its lifecycle, either through the production, use, storage, transportation, or disposal - or other types of handling.
About the Course
Welcome to the 'An Introduction to Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT)' course. This CPD Approved course is designed to provide you with an introduction to HAZMAT and each section will end with a quiz, to test your understanding. HAZMAT can be extremely hazardous to life and property - and therefore it is vital that everyone has at the least a basic understanding of what HAZMAT is, the different classifications, and what to do in an emergency. The aim of the course is to provide you with a firm introduction and grounding in HAZMAT- so that you can work and operate safely in an environment where HAZMAT is present, specifically:
The Introcourse is aimed at anyone working in or frequenting a port facility often to provide them with an understanding of the basic security knowledge that they should possess and implement on a day-to-day basis. This course has been created for all those legally active within the port and/or on a port facility who do not undertake specific security roles but must however possess an understanding of their responsibilities for assisting in maintaining effective security. This course aims to clarify the necessity of port security as described within:
This CPD Accredited online course is a duration of 2 to 2.5 hours, pending the individual learners reading and learning speed.
The course includes multiple confirmation quizzes.
The subjects covered in this course include:
Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Certification
This course is fully approved by the CPD Accreditation Board which is an internationally recognised certification. Learners will receive an electronic copy of the official course certificate in PDF format upon successful completion of the course via the eLearning system. Each of these CPD Certificates will provide the following information to the learner:
£45.00 Ex VAT
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