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Hazard Communication


The Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) provides information to workers and employers about various chemical hazards that exist in the workplace, and what protective measures they can take in order to prevent the adverse effects of such hazards.

This course gives you a basic understanding of how to deal with hazardous chemicals and how workers can prevent and protect themselves from fatal chemical hazards.


  • Understand the purpose of Hazard Communication Standards (HCS)
  • Learn about labels and MSDSs
  • Recognize physical and health hazards associated with hazardous chemicals
  • Recognize symbols used to identify hazards
  • Explore how to prepare and implement a written hazard communication program
  • Study training and its importance


Upon completion of this course, students will have an in-depth knowledge of:

  • The Hazard Communication Standard
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Important Definitions
  • Labels
  • Material Safety Data Sheet
  • Symbols
  • Hazards
  • Controlling Physical and Health Hazards
  • Hazard Communication Program
  • Training


Quizzes - All quizzes must be passed with a 100% to proceed forward to the next lesson.
Final Exam- Final Exam must be passed with a 70% to pass the course. The final exam can be taken three times if necessary.

course quick facts
course code TRN7091
cost $20.00
estimated time to
complete course
1 Hours
course materials
360 Days