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Managing the Silica Risk

Managing the Silica Risk

Course overview

This online course will provide you with an understanding on how to identify and minimise the risks of exposure to silica.

This course covers the below key learning outcomes:

What is Respire Crystalline Silica (RCS)

  • The cause of silicosis
  • Silica exposure

Rules for working with silica

  • Risk factors
  • Working with products
  • Workplace Exposure Standard

How can workers be protected?

  • Hazard and risk control
  • Engineering control
  • Health monitoring.

 

You will need access to an electronic device to log into the online short course.

On successful completion of a series of online knowledge check questions, you'll receive a Statement of Completion. If you're a HIA member, your CPD point/s will be automatically uploaded to your CPD tracker on your myHIA dashboard.

CPD points

This workshop has been approved for CPD (Continuing Professional Development) points as below:

  • NSW – 1pt
  • TAS – 1pt

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Member price

FREE

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Who would do this training?

The course is relevant for:

  • Builders
  • Business partners and business owners
  • Trade contractors
  • Industry participants wanting to understand more about silica awareness.

Funding partner

Keystone

HIA acknowledges Keystone Tasmania‚Äôs support in providing project funding to enable the delivery of critical workforce development and training activities for the building and construction industry. 

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