About this course

You manage the people who manage the chemicals. And you need to know the right way to do it. This three-month self-paced from Tocal College will help you with WHS legislation, with risk management in the use of chemicals, with preparedness in the case of emergency and with record keeping.

The course aims to develop knowledge and skills in:
  • Legislation
  • Reducing risks for chemical use activities and the environment
  • Being prepared in case of an emergency
  • Records management

At a glance:

Course duration: Self-paced 3 months
Start date: Enrol anytime
Number of units: 2
Indicative fees: $350 GST-free


  • Legislation
  • Risk management including WHS, environment and application
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Record keeping

$350 GST-free

  • Participants will receive the following resources:
    • Reference manual
    • Student workbook
    • Written assessment
    • NSW State legislation supplement (if relevant)
    • Calibration and records supplement
  • This course is delivered online.

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Additional Information

  • For information on students rights and responsibilities, and the Tocal College Code of Practice see Industry qualification student policies.
  • Useful information:
  • Note: in some states/territories it is a legislative requirement for people using chemicals unsupervised to be accredited. Your SMARTtrain® accreditation is valid for five (5) years.

Note: SMARTtrain Level 4 chemical units are currently under development.

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