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Waste and Hazardous Materials Handling Awareness

1. Target Group
This 4 hours training program is designed to enable learner to identify, classify, handle, transport, treat and dispose of hazardous waste correctly and in
accordance with relevant legislation.

2. Delegate Pre-requisites

3. Physical and Stressful Demands
There are no physical and stressful demands in this course, however the delegates will be required to undergo medical screening by completing appropriate
medical screening form provided by QISC in order to ensure that the delegates are fit and well to participate fully.

4. Aims and Objectives
The aim of this course is to provide learner with knowledge on the guidance of managing hazardous waste in the workplace and understanding on the risk
assessment process and their responsibilities to reduce the risk so far as is reasonably practicable.

5. Learning Outcomes / Assessment Criteria
By the end of this course delegates will able to:
 Identify the key legislation applicable to the handling of hazardous waste
 Identify hazardous waste
 Understand the waste classification system
 Understand Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
 Identify the correct storage and transportation requirements for hazardous waste
 Understand reuse, recycling, treatment and disposal options available for hazardous waste
 Understand the benefit of environmental management
 Identify the good practice for the workplace and pollution prevention measures
 Identify measures that can be implemented to reduce the environmental impacts

6. Delegate Performance Assessment / Certification / Validity
Delegate Performance Assessment: This is an awareness course and includes an observational assessment.
Certification: QISC Approved Certification with Three years validity

7. Instructor and Delegate Ratio

8. Duration and Timing
Four hours

9. Venue
Qatar International Safety Centre
Gate No. 9, Building 23, Street 45
Salwa Industrial Area
Doha Qatar
PO Box 23651

10. For more information
Please contact us direct for availability & costs:
Email: training@madinagulf.com
Tel: +974 4450 1223
Fax: +974 4450 1220
www.qisc.net / www.madinagulf.com