Various dates in 2023

Laboratory Safety

Presented By: Breda Moore, Technical Director, TelLab
Location: TelLab, Tullow, County Carlow - Customised Onsite Training Also Available

This half-day course* is designed to provide participants with the appropriate knowledge of their responsibilities under the chemical agents regulations and of how to safely interact with hazardous materials.

*Can be combined with our manual handling training for an integrated, full-day workplace safety course.

Dates: This course takes place at various intervals throughout the year. Contact us to register your interest in the next available course.

Course content

– Legal overview – employer & employee duties in current legislation

– Routes of entry of hazardous substances – how hazardous substances can adversely affect personnel, depending on route of entry, dose and duration of exposure.

– Classification of hazardous substances – site-specific information in relation to particular hazardous substances can be addressed in this section

– Labelling and material safety data sheets

– Associated hazards of compressed gases – handling, use and storage

– Overview of control strategies in relation to the handling of hazardous substances – personal protective equipment (PPE), biological safety cabinets, fume cupboards etc

– Safe storage and compatibility groups

– Spillages and hazardous waste disposal

-Risk assessment

– Incident and accident reporting

Trainer: Breda Moore, Technical Director, TelLab.

Venue: TelLab, Loughmartin Business Park, Tullow, R93 N529 County Carlow. Alternatively, depending on numbers, we can provide this training on site at your organisation.

Cost per course: €495.00 + VAT per attendee, including all course materials, lunch and teas/coffees. Discount available for multiple bookings.

Contact: John McGrath, T: 059 9152881, E:  to register your interest in our next course date or to make a booking.