Annual Chemical Hygiene Officer Training

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Registration Deadline

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

OSHA required update for Science and Chemistry departments.
Training will be offered in person. Please follow social distancing when attending in person.

The training will include:

  1. Review of the OSHA standard
  2. Review of the Chemical Hygiene Plan and its location
  3. Toxicity, hazards, routes of exposure, signs, symptoms, and health effects of chemicals
  4. Review of action levels, PELs, or other appropriate limits for each chemical
  5. Review SDS information available for each chemical (i.e. hazards, handling, storage, and disposal)
  6. Methods to detect the presences or release of hazardous chemicals (i.e. air monitoring, odors, and visual appearance)
  7. Good laboratory practice
  8. Control measures
  9. Emergency response actions

Box Lunch will be provided for in person attendees.


About the Presenter
Ted Beyer is a Senior Scientist for EX Safety; he is also a former High School Science teacher. Ted takes pride in being a scientist, educator, emergency responder, outdoor enthusiast and a family guy. Through these it has taught him to expect the unexpected. Ted will attempt to raise your awareness how to avoid things that go BOOM.