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Comprehensive Chemical HSWA training – Auckland

17 October, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm NZDT


Delivered in partnership with Environmental Resources Limited this one day course provides training for sites with multiple HSNO Classifications (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8) in line with the Heath & Safety at Work Hazardous Substances Regulations (Regulation 4.5)  that came into effect in 2017.  Training cover all aspects of this Regulation and the Act places responsibility on everyone who handle, stores and uses any type of hazardous substance regardless of quantities. 

For sites with Class 6: Toxic substances 6.1A and/or 6.1B.
The Comprehensive Chemical HSWA training course is a prerequisite for the application process to become a HSWA Certified Handler Certification. For those who require the HSWA Certified Certification, this can be discussed with the trainer when attendee is at the Comprehensive Chemical HSWA training course.

Dangerous Goods Management, 39 Richard Pearse Drive, Airport Oaks, Auckland.

Who should attend:
This course is designed for sites with multiple classifications such as:
–  Inwards goods handlers (warehousing/retail)
–  Manufacturers
–  Disposal operations
–  Warehousing and Distribution sites
–  Spray painting type operations
–  Sites with LPG (swappa bottles, forklift cylinders) as well as other substances
–  Service Stations

Key Topics:
–  Health & Safety at Work and Hazardous Substances Regulations 2017
–  HSNO Classifications
–  Safety Data Sheets (SDS or MSDS)
–  Location Compliance Certification
–  Certified Handler Compliance
–  Control Regulations – inventory
–  Emergency preparation
–  Security
–  Retail sites
–  Spills

Documentation and pre-course requirements:
–  All course material is supplied
–  Attendees to this course will be required to show a form of photo ID at the course (driver’s licence or passport)

–  Detailed workbook, pen and paper will be supplied.
–  Refreshments and lunch are provided as part of this course.

Certificate awarded:
On successful completion of this course attendees will be issued the following certification:
–  HSWA Comprehensive: Certificate of Training – Validity of Certification 36 months (3 years)

Please advise our team (in confidence) before the start of the course of any physical or learning difficulties you, or in the case of employers, your employee, may have e.g impairments with mobility, visual, hearing and/or speech, or difficulty in reading and writing. If trainees have difficulties during the course they should not hesitate to talk to the training facilitator.

Cancellation/transfer terms:
–  Should a course transfer be required, this will be provided free of charge for the first transfer only, ensuring advised prior to 7 days before the course.  All subsequent transfers for a course booking will result in a $50+GST administration fee under the same conditions.  Course attendance must be completed within six months of the initial booking.
–  Cancellations or course transfers made on or after 10th October 2023 will be subject to a $200+GST cancellation/transfer fee. Cancellations/transfers within 48 hours of the course date or non-attendance, once registered, will incur full course cost.
–  DGM endeavour to ensure all courses proceed, however should re-scheduling of a course become necessary, participants will be informed as soon as possible to minimise any inconvenience.

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Other courses you may be interested in:
Dangerous Goods Handling Course
International Maritime Dangerous Goods Course
IATA Dangerous Goods Initial Course

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17 October, 2023
9:00 am - 3:30 pm NZDT
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Environmental Resources Limited
09 275 5559
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Identification required:
Drivers licence or Passport
Certification validity:
36 months


Dangerous Goods Management Ltd
39 Richard Pearse Drive
Auckland, Auckland 2022 New Zealand
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Phone: 0800 256 030 or +64 (0) 9 275 5559 / Email: training@dgm.co.nz
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