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chemical safety now delivering online v2
14.05.19    |  

Chemical Safety at Work - Now delivering ONLINE











We now deliver our Chemical Safety at Work Course ONLINE as well as face to Face.

This course will ensure you know:

  • Your obligations under the hazardous substances regulations;
  • How to identify the hazards associated with the hazardous substances you might be exposed to at work;
  • The workplace procedures and practices used to manage the risks of these hazardous substances;
  • The actions that you must take in an emergency involving these hazardous substances.

The course helps employers meet the requirements of Section 4.5 of the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017.

Online training options: 

There is a NO Unit Standard online course option. Your course is completed online and once complete you will receive an E-Learn Certificate but you will not be awarded NZQA unit standard 31292.

There is also an ONLINE NZQA Unit Standard option. For this course you will complete the training online then download and complete an additional assessment for Unit Standard 31292, Demonstrate Knowledge of Workplace Procedures Relating to Hazardous Substances. On successful completion this Unit Standard will be applied to your NZQA Record of Learning. This may be required by some workplaces.















There is an NZQA Unit Standard option course that you can complete face to face with a trainer. This is a four hour course focusing on Unit Standard 31292, Demonstrate Knowledge of Workplace Procedures Relating to Hazardous Substances

To read more and register for Online Learning with Vertical Horizonz, click here!

Higher Chemical Safety Courses:

For any person responsible for the management, storage, use, disposal or otherwise handling of hazardous substances on a workplace.
This course is delivered in the classroom face to face. 

At successful completion you will be awarded NZQA Unit Standards: 

Demonstrate knowledge of the
safe management and potential
adverse effects of hazardous
substances in the workplace.

Demonstrate safe handling,
storage, and disposal of
hazardous substances in the

For any person who is required to handle and/or supervise people handling Class 6.1A or 6.1B hazardous substances, any Vertebrate Toxic Agent and/or Fumigant. Applicants seeking Certified Handler Compliance Certification must attend this course.

You will be guided to establish and evidence their competencies and workplace compliance to the requirements of the HSNO Act 1996 Hazardous Substances Notices, the HSW Act 2015 Hazardous Substances Regulations and Safe Work Instruments.

At successful completion you will be awarded NZQA Unit Standard: 

Demonstrate Knowledge of hazardous substances relevant to Certified Handlers..




















To read more on these options and more, click here!

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