Code Dates Location Fees Languages Register
LAB 108-02 14-Jan - 18-Jan-2018 dubai $ 4450 english
LAB 108-03 25-Mar - 29-Mar-2018 oman $ 4450 english Register Now
LAB 108-04 27-May - 31-May-2018 dubai $ 4450 english Register Now
LAB 108-05 22-Jul - 26-Jul-2018 amsterdam $ 5200 english Register Now
LAB 108-06 16-Sep - 20-Sep-2018 dubai $ 4450 english Register Now
LAB 108-07 25-Nov - 29-Nov-2018 doha $ 4450 english Register Now


This course introduces participants to the core components of the industrial health ap­proach to minimizing exposure to harmful hazards upon chemical handling. This course will provide an introduction to the potential hazards when dealing with chemicals. After outlining chemical properties details are giv­en of potential health risks, storage facilities, handling, protective equipment and methods for dealing with chemical releases. Trainer advice will be given aimed at:

  • Reducing potential hazards
  • Removing risks and in the event of an in­cident
  • Minimizing the consequences
  • Information is provided covering planning and dealing with an emergency should a major incident occur.


At the end of the program, participants will under­stand:

  • The characteristics of chemical hazards
  • How to minimize the risk of their hazardous potential being released.
  • Basic design and layout for good storage and handling procedures.
  • Safe operations involving bulk storage, trans­fer and handling.
  • How to deal with incidents involving the re­lease of chemical.
  • Procedures for dealing with spillages.
  • Reporting requirements to relevant authori­ties.
  • Safe disposal procedures for unwanted sub­stances.

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for non-specialists requiring an introduction to chemical hazards. Operators and Engineers with limited chemical knowledge. Managers & Supervisors of sites where chemicals are stored and handled and who wish to refresh their know-how.


This interactive Training will be highly interactive, with opportunities to advance your opinions and ideas and will include;

  • Lectures
  • Workshop & Work Presentation
  • Case Studies and Practical Exercise
  • Videos and General Discussions


BTS attendance certificate will be issued to all attendees completing minimum of 80% of the total course duration


  • Introduction
  • Safety and Safety Manage­ment
  • Industrial Hazardous
  • Chemical hazardous materials
    • Chemical Toxicity
    • Carcinogens
    • Highly toxic
    • other toxic materials
    • Sensitizer, Corrosive Chemicals
    • Irritants, Protection from corro­sives
    • Physical hazards
    • Properties of flam­mable liquids
    • Hazards of metals
    • OSHA regu­lations
    • Chemical material hazards
    • Hazards Communications
    • HAZCOM
  • Hazardous materials communications
    • Labels
    • Placards
    • Materials Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
  • Hazardous materials work practices
    • Trans­portation
    • Packaging
    • Handling
    • Storage
  • Emergency Response plans and procedures
  • Confined space entry
  • Personal protective equipment


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