Course Overview

This unit standard is primarily for people employed in work that does not necessarily involve the direct use or handling of hazardous substances, but who would benefit from awareness of associated adverse effects of hazardous substances present on site. It may also be useful for first time users or handlers of hazardous substances prior to specific training in safe management and handling, and for contractors and frequent visitors. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - hazardous substances in a workplace and their potential adverse effects; and - a workplace''s procedures to prevent adverse effects of hazardous substances.

Competence Achieved

Successful trainees receive: 

  • NZQA Unit Standard 31292, Level 3, Credits 2 - Demonstrate knowledge of workplace procedures relating to hazardous substances

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Why Choose Us?

Pro+ Med (NZ) Ltd is a registered training establishment with the NZQA. Learners are enrolled with the registered entity that is Pro+Med (NZ) Ltd who will report the credits to NZQA. Pro+Med (NZ) Ltd has a 2015 Category 2 Statement of confidence: Confident in educational performance and Confident in capability in self-assessment.