Understanding Chemical Hazards and their EHS Impacts

What is this course about?

This course outlines the use of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), chemical classification and labelling systems to recognize the chemical hazards.

Training outline:

+   Gather MSDS
+   Interpret and apply the MSDS information
+   Evaluate the physical, health and environmental hazards of chemicals used in the work place
+   The necessary preventive and mitigation measures to control these chemical hazards
+   Use the Singapore Standards 586 part 3


Who should attend?

–   Personnel involved in purchasing, transporting, handling and use of chemicals
–   Personnel responsible for compliance with regulatory requirements concerning chemicals
–   Auditors who wish to enhance their knowledge on chemical hazards so as to generate appropriate audit findings and conclusions during EMS or OHSMS audits



A certificate of attendance will be issued to learners who completed the course.

WSH officer will be awarded with 8 SDU points upon completion of the course.


How do I apply for this course?

Course fee exclusive of 7% GST:


Course manual, lunch and refreshments are included.

To register for the course, click here.

All successful registration will be notified through email. A letter of confirmation and invoice will be sent upon confirmation of the course.

Participants will be notified through email if the course is cancelled / postponed.

Once the course is confirmed, please make payment via the following payment modes:

1. Cheque payable to “EQS Asia Pte Ltd” and mail to:

140 Paya Lebar Road, AZ@Paya Lebar #01-12, Singapore 409015

2. Giro

3. Bank Transfer

All payment to be received 14 days before course commencement.

No refund will be made for cancellation received within 14 days or less before commencement of the course.  All cancellations are to be made in writing. The organizer reserves the right to change or cancel the course due to unforeseen circumstances. Every effort will be made to inform participants of change.