Silica dust

Available languages: French, english and spanish
Duration: 45min Validity: 36 months

In its natural state, crystalline silica is found in the earth’s crust, sand, rock, clay and represents virtually no health risk. However, during its handling and transformation, silica can be found in the form of dust suspended in the air and represent a serious risk of pulmonary diseases. Due to the toxic nature of the material, regulations and precautionary measures must be taken into account when working with it. In order to work safely, it is essential to know the risks and effects of such exposure. In addition, the worker must know the mandatory procedures as well as the proper protective measures.

Audience

The training is primarily intended for regular and occasional workers who work with materials and products that may generate silica dust.

Goals

Develop your knowledge of silica dust and associated regulations

Become familiar with their characteristics and use

Understand the health effects associated with unsafe or prolonged exposure

Understand and use preventive measures according to the risk exposure level

Be familiar with the appropriate personal protective equipment

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10+ trainings 30,00 $ / person
5 to 9 trainings 42,00 $ / person
1 to 4 trainings 60,00 $ / person

the price is calculated according to all trainings present in the cart

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