Chemical Hazards & Safety Data Sheet Training

CHCS offers Modular Training Courses on the writing of Safety Data Sheets (SDSs), and related issues such as classification, labelling and other documentation.

About The Course

These Modules are specially prepared for CHCS, and given by acknowledged experts in their fields. The course has been designed with 4 conceptual levels incorporating basic introduction, core knowledge, interpretation and use of knowledge. It is split into several Modules as shown below.

Dates & Venues

Click on the title of the course, below, to open the full description, downloadable flier and online booking form.

CHCS Training Syllabus

Each Module is designed as a stand-alone course. Modules can be taken in any order, but we recommend that delegates have a solid knowledge of the basic and core subjects before taking modules on the interpretation and use of knowledge. Modules 5 & 11, 6 & 12, 8 & 10 and 17, 18 & 19 are normally offered as consecutive 2 or 3 day presentations. Delegates can attend any individual Module from these combined offerings or take any combination as a whole.

Basic introductory modules:

Module 1 Introduction to Safety Data Sheet Writing

Module 2 Basic Chemistry (For non-chemists)

Module 3 Introduction to European Chemical Regulation

Module 5 Basic Toxicology

Module 6 Basic Ecotoxicology

Core knowledge:

Module 17 EU CLP (GHS) Classification for Supply - Substances

Module 18 EU CLP (GHS) Classification for Supply - Mixtures

Module 19 EU CLP (GHS) Labelling for Supply

Module 8 Classification for Transport

Module 10 Transport Labelling and Documentation

Module 11 Advanced Toxicology

Module 12 Advanced Ecotoxicology

Module 22 Essentials of Regulatory Chemistry - Substances, Mixtures and Polymers

Module 28 Overview Of The Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR)

Module 53 Risk Characterisation - The Chemical Safety Report

Module 55 Introduction to Chemicals Regulations in Asia Pacific

Interpretation and use of knowledge:

Module 15 Advanced Preparation of Safety Data Sheets

Module 20 The Extended SDS - Understanding Exposure Scenarios

How To Book

Please note that to ensure the most effective training the Modules will normally be limited to a maximum of 14 students. We now operate an online booking system. To book your place, please click on the Module you wish to attend, from the list in "Dates and Venues" above. This will take you to an online form. Modules will be closed to bookings 6 working days in advance of the date of training.

Pricing

The full price, for a CHCS Member, for all Modules is £295 (+VAT). However, we are now offering an "early bird" discount of only £245 (+VAT). This price will expire 9 weeks before the course date, after which the full price will apply. We will invoice, and expect payment in full, before the course takes place.

The cost for non-members is as above plus current membership. See our "Join Us" page for charges. Our online Training booking system will not allow you to book a place until you have become a member of CHCS.

CHCS membership brings many additional benefits, including news updates and newsletters, and free entry to the CHCS Annual AGM & Industry Lectures.

If you have any questions about registering for a training module or joining CHCS, please do contact the CHCS Office.

Any Questions? 

If you have any questions about registering for a training module or joining CHCS, please do contact the CHCS Office


Next 3 CHCS Training Courses:

For a full list of our 2017 and 2018 CHCS Training Courses, please visit our Training page. 

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HOW TO JOIN CHCS

CHCS Membership is open to any person with an interest in chemical hazard communications. You can join by completing the simple on-line form at Join CHCS. Membership is currently £78 (+ £15.60 VAT where applicable; a total of £93.60).  

Contact CHCS

  • General, membership and events/training enquiries: enquiries@chcs.org.uk, tel+ 44 (0) 333 210 2427 (option 1)

  • For all enquiries related to invoices, payments and any other accounting issues:
    accounts@chcs.org.uk, tel:
     + 44 (0) 333 210 2427 (option 2)

See full CHCS Contact Details.



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