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Hazardous Materials, Personal Safety, and Refinish Safety
WKR01

Course format: Live instruction with posttest
I-CAR Credit Hours: 3 hours
Estimated Duration: 4 hours
Pricing
Platinum: $114.00
Gold Class: $114.00
Standard: $138.00

This course helps satisfy ProLevel training requirements for the following roles:
Estimator
Steel Structural Technician
Aluminum Structural Technician
Non-Structural Technician
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
Refinish Technician

This course is an Annual Training option for the following roles:
Estimator
Steel Structural Technician
Aluminum Structural Technician
Non-Structural Technician
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
Refinish Technician
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

  • Incorporate basic procedures for safety and preventive measures in a shop environment
  • Understand the importance of labeling and when workplace labeling is required
  • Identify hazardous material exposures and learn storage regulations
  • Understand how to use personal protective equipment and emergency handling equipment
  • Identify hazardous waste types and waste regulations
  • Select and use proper personal protective equipment
  • Identify proper storage requirements hazardous waste materials

Module 1 – Safety Data Sheets
This module explains why hazardous materials regulations were developed and covers the information found in a Safety Data Sheet (SDS). The student will also learn how to interpret SDS information and how to apply it.

Module 2 – Labels
In this module, students will learn to identify and explain the different types of labels, recognize the specified elements of supplier labels, and know the difference between supplier, workplace, and “other means of identification” labels. The student will also learn requirements for a workplace label and how to make a workplace label.

Module 3 – Hazardous Materials
In the third module, the student will learn how to identify acute and chronic chemical exposure and know the different routes hazardous chemicals can enter into the body. The student will also learn the different hazardous chemical categories and where the hazards may be located in the collision repair facility.

Module 4 – Personal Protective Equipment
In the fourth module, the student will learn about the different types of protective clothing that should be worn to protect against hazardous situations in the workplace. The student will also learn requirements regarding the proper use of different types of eye, hearing, and respiratory protection depending on the workplace scenario.

Module 5 – Repair Facility Safety
As the student moves through the course, he or she will be able to identify unsafe work practices and make recommendations regarding the use of safe work-place practices. Safe use of tools, storage of hazardous materials and the requirements for having a workplace hazardous materials training are also covered.

Module 6 – Hazardous Wastes
The final module concludes with an explanation of different types of waste and regulations surrounding hazardous waste.

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