Revised on
05/04/17 09:23am

Hazard Communication

Contact information

**PLEASE NOTE: The Learning Management Systen (LMS), where trainings are housed, is set up for employees. If you are a student or visiting scholar, you must request access to the system before you can complete your training. Please email sdps@ucdavis.edu to request access to the system.

This 55 minute course is intended for all employees who work with hazardous chemicals in an industrial (non-laboratory setting), in order to recognize and understand the required elements of the campus’ written hazard communication program. This course is designed to comply with regulatory requirements. Course objectives include:

  • Recognizing the purpose, scope and elements of the hazard communication standard.
  • Identifying how chemical hazards are determined.
  • Identifying the purpose of a Safety Data Sheet, and its components.
  • Identifying chemicals and their hazards, through campus labeling and warning practices.
  • Recognizing the physical and health hazards inherent with hazardous chemicals.
  • Recognizing the information and training required by Cal/OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard.
Course duration estimate:

55 minutes

Required. Refresher training is required every three (3) years within the department or by retaking this eLearning course.