Hazardous Substance Awareness Course

Hazardous Substance Awareness

Do you need to train multiple workers in Hazardous Substance Awareness at the same time?

We can provide all the necessary equipment and bring the training to your door at most locations across australia

Intrinsic Safety training

Hassle-Free Hazardous Substance Awareness Training


Corporate (Group) bookings can be made from $80 per person*


Initial Course: 5 hours
Refresher Course: 2 hours


Statement of Attendance (non-accredited)


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Price is based on Sydney metro based delivery.

Group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and Intrinsic Safety Training.

Initial Course:

5 hours face to face training and assessment.

Refresher Course:

2 hours face to face training and assessment.

Important information regarding course durations:

Course durations are reflective of group sizes between 4 and 15 students. 

If there are less students in a group course duration may be reduced by a maximum of 10%. 

Therefore, if a class size exceeds 15 students it may  be necessary to increase course duration.

What are you issued upon completion?

Upon completion of this course, you will be issued with a Statement of Completion.

This is not an accredited course; however it does provide the theory and underpinning knowledge required to use hazardous substances safely.

Who issues the certificate?

The statement of attendance will be issued by Intrinsic Safety Training.

How often should the training be done?

The industry recommendation is that workers conduct this course at least every 3 years.

The course includes the following topics:

  • Definitions of hazardous substances

  • Routes of entry

  • Health effects

  • Personal protective equipment

  • Sources of information

  • Hazardous substances and dangerous goods labelling

  • Emergency procedures

  • Managing risks

  • Understanding Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

  • Storage of hazardous substances

  • Signage requirements

Assessment Components

Both practical (tasks and scenarios) and written theory assessments will be conducted during face to face training sessions.

Students undertaking this course will have to demonstrate the following to be eligible for entry:

Language, Literacy and Numeracy
  • Sufficient English language, literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete this course

Personal Safety
  • Personal safety equipment must be provided by/for the student and worn during training

Venue Information/Catering

Students attending courses at our venues must provide:

  • Lunch (cafes operate within or close to all of our training venues)

  • Appropriate clothing (preferably long pants and closed footwear)

Student Rights and Responsibilities

The Australian Skills and Qualification Authority (ASQA) requires that students be aware of their rights and responsibilities once they have selected their training provider. By enrolling into any of our courses you are deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions outlined in our Student Agreement.

Identification Requirements

Students will be required to show proof of identification at the commencement of the course.

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