Hazardous Chemicals Training

Course description

There are two versions of this course. One is presented by the College of Medicine and Public Health as a 'face to face' presentation. The second is delivered by the College of Science and Engineering as an online course via FLO. Please be sure to select the course that corresponds to your college. Please refer to the Upcoming events on this page and if your college is offering a course select the enrol now button. You will receive an email confirming the details of the course.

College of Science and Engineering (CSE)

This course is offered to CSE staff and students online in FLO and involves viewing a video presented by David Vincent.

You are asked to down load the checklist and fill it out during the presentation. It is important to use the checklist to identify any areas that were unclear or questions that you have. In addition you will be asked to complete two tasks. All three documents must be completed and uploaded for assessment in order to obtain status for this safety training course.

To get started, enrol by selecting the enrol now button from the correct course advertised Under upcoming events to receive an email with a link to the FLO course.

College of Medicine and Public Health (CMPH)

The CMPH Hazardous Chemicals course covers the safe use, storage and disposal of hazardous chemicals and the use of Chemwatch to access SDS and produce labels. If this course is advertised under Upcoming events on this page then it will be offered as a face to face presentation to CMPH staff and students on the date and location specified.

If there is no course for CMPH listed under Upcoming events then please feel free to add your name to the waiting list.

Type of course

Online course


David Vincent
College Services, Science and Engineering

Hanna Krysinska
People and Culture

Who should attend

Staff, Higher Degree Research candidates, Honours or other students who work in laboratories with hazardous chemicals.

What you will learn

How to handle, use, store and dispose of hazardous chemicals safely and how to use Chemwatch.

NOTE: CSE Course - please submit Tasks 1 and 2 and the checklist by the deadline in the course heading. If you require an extension then please make your request to cse.whs@flinders.edu.au before the cut off date advertised. If you have not completed the quiz by the cut off date then your enrolment will be deleted and you will then need to re-enrol.

Upcoming events

Wednesday, 26th June 2024 - CSE FLO Online - (Please ignore the date and follow the link in the email that you will be sent)

Time: 9:30AM - 9:30AM
Location: FLO2

Please remember if you can't attend a course anymore please unenrol yourself or move to the waiting list so others can attend.

Waiting list

To be notified of upcoming events, you can add your name to the waiting list.