Trainer Course for Hazard Communication Global Harmonization System (GHS)
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This course is designed for employers to use in complying with the
requirement to train their employees on the Globally Harmonized
System of classification and labeling of chemicals (known as GHS).
The course materials will cover the regulatory requirements for
container labeling, the 9 pictograms and their meanings, the Safety
Data Sheet format and content requirements. Participants will receive
a Trainer's Tool Kit containing a PowerPoint presentation covering
the knowledge requirements, instructor notes, student handouts,
the GHS/SDS OSHA Quick Cards, a written comprehension test, an
answer key , and a certificate of completion.
Prerequisites: Formal training credentials are not required, but it is highly recommended that employers use a trainer with OSHA 500 or 501 experience. As a minimum, the employer should select a person who meets the Employee Information and Training criteria [1910.1200(h)], and the Guidelines for Employer Compliance [Appendix E]