Hexavalent Chromium Safety

Prerequisites: This course shall have no formal pre-requisite.

Course Length: 1 hour – Course length shall vary depending on the number of delegates. Total course time includes breaks.

Class Size: The maximum number of delegates that may be trained and tested per instructor shall be thirty-five (35) in the classroom session.

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Course Objectives

  • Provide employees general safety information regarding exposure to hexavalent chromium, its health hazards, and its exposure limits.
  • Provide knowledge to control hexavalent chromium exposure, medical surveillance, and training.

Course Design

  • Power Point© / Lecture / Audio Video / Visual Aids

Successful Course Completion

  • Requires a minimum score of 75% or better, if applicable
  • Grades shall be calculated by dividing the number of questions answered correctly by the total number of exam questions.
  • Delegates will have no more than thirty (30) minutes to complete the exam.

Course Content Summary

  • Classroom

Breaks: 10 minutes (approximately every hour)

Lunch: 1 Hour (if applicable)

Course Outline
About Hexavalent Chromium

  • Definition
  • Uses of Hexavalent Chromium
  • Worker Exposure and Health Consequences
    • Exposure Limits
    • Exposure Monitoring and Determinations
    • Scheduled Monitoring Option
  • Regulated Areas
  • Control Measures
  • PPE Requirements
  • Hygiene Areas and Practices
  • Housekeeping
  • Medical Surveillance
  • Worker Training and Communication
  • Recording Keeping

Practical Session

  • None

Training Center Provided Material

  • Course Materials

Delegate Requirements

  • None

Reference Material / Documents
OSHA 29 CFR 1910.1026
OSHA 29 CFR 1915.1026
OSHA 29 CFR 1926.1126

  • Course ID #: MA103


Jun 07 2023


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