Chemical Management in The Health Care Facilities

  • 22 Apr 2024 - 23 Apr 2024
  • The Palace Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The two days program is specially designed for participants who handle chemicals and responsible for chemical management at their workplace. The programme is aimed at helping participants to understand the types of the chemical exposure at the workplace, identify chemical hazards, handle and manage the chemicals safely through the application of chemical registry and safety data sheets, and lastly, to minimize the exposure of chemicals from potential adverse health effects. Participants will also learn the safe practices for chemical storage and wastes disposal, and the appropriate response to emergency situations, chemical spillage and basic first aids. In addition, the requirement to comply to the Use and Standards of Exposure of Chemical Hazardous to Health (USECHH 2000), and Classification, Labelling and Safety Data Sheet of Hazardous Chemicals (CLASS 2013) regulations will also be discussed. The training also emphasizes the requirement of the accredited laboratory to comply to MS 1042 (Safety in Laboratories -Code of Practice) and MS ISO 15190:2020

Who should attend?

Laboratory Manager/executives, Laboratory Safety Officers, Researcher, Scientists, Medical Lab Technologists, Safety and Health Officers, OSH Practitioners, Safety and Health Committee Members, Supervisors, Research students, and all levels of health care workers including nurses, medical assistance and pharmacists.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)
  • Chemical Hazards
  • Chemical storage and labelling
  • Safe Handling of Fume Hoods
  • Management of Chemical Wastes
  • Management of chemical spillage

Speaker

Dr Anza Elias

MBBS (Aust), M Community Medicine (Occupational Health) (UKM), MFOM (RCPI)Public Health Medicine Specialist (Occupational Health) National Specialist Registry: 127770

Organizer:

Malaysian Association of Clinical Biochemists

  • Time : 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Asia/Kuala_Lumpur)
  • Registration Deadline : 08 Apr 2024 12:00 pm

Registration Deadline Expired!!

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