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7225 Transitioning to Safer Chemicals

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Course Description
This course covers a proactive approach to reducing the use of hazardous chemicals in the workplace by transitioning to safer alternatives. Course topics include identification, evaluation, assessment, and implementation of safer chemical alternatives. In particular, participants will use OSHA’s seven-step substitution planning process. The course features workshops and hands-on activities with the use of various online chemical databases and tools. The target audience is purchasing staff, maintenance supervisors, facility managers, and workers who utilize hazardous chemicals at their worksites, along with occupational safety and health professionals who provide technical assistance on the control of chemical hazards. Upon course completion participants will have the ability to recognize and evaluate hazardous chemicals in their workplace, assess safer alternatives, and implement those alternatives.

 

Prerequisites: None

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

Location
Boone Hall

Instructor
Carl Woodward 

 

Notice

Please read:  Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to check in and pick up your course materials. Lunch is on your own. Parking validations will be provided for each day in class. Certificates of completion will be issued by the instructor at the end of the course.

Course Fee: 

$225.00


Registration Closes On
Thursday, July 18, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/25/2019 - 7/25/2019 Weekly - Thu 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Ypsilanti, Boone Hall  Map Carl Woodward