Course Title: Transport, handle and store chemicals

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3293 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

Course Title: Transport, handle and store chemicals

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Teaching Period(s)

Course Contact: Bruce Partland

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99258323

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Course Description

This unit covers the process of transporting, handling and storing chemicals safely and identifies the standard required to: 
correctly maintain and use personal protective equipment (PPE) according to label; 
follow emergency procedures for chemical spillage; 
follow legislative requirements for the safe transport of chemicals; 
and maintain storage area and chemical manifest.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

AHCCHM304A Transport, handle and store chemicals


                    1.   Transport and handle chemicals and biological agents

                    2.   Store chemicals in the workplace

                    3.   Record storage details

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment


Assessment may include the following:
workplace observation, Practical Demonstration of skills; written test.