Silica Awareness Online Course Details
Recent research indicates that long-term exposure to silica dust increases the risk of developing lung cancer by up to 40%, underscoring the vital importance for Australian workplaces to undergo Silica Awareness training to protect the health and well-being of their employees.
The Silica Awareness course is designed for all workers and employers who may be exposed to Silica Dust. This course will teach you about what Silica is, the appropriate health and safety laws of Silica where it is found, and the risks associated in the workplace.
This Silica Awareness training online is for anyone who may be exposed to Silica.
All components of this course are 100% online.
During the Silica Awareness course, participants will learn about:
- What Silica is, the types of Silica and the size.
- The types of exposure to Silica.
- Health effects and monitoring of Silica.
- WHS Control measures.
Once learners have successfully completed the course and passed their theory assessment, they will receive a Certificate of Completion by Safety Australia Training.
*Please note that this is not a nationally accredited course