Silica Awareness

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COURSES Quick Facts

COURSE NAME

Silica Awareness

COURSE CODE

This is non nationally accredited program

DURATION

4 hours face to face

ON SITE & GROUP BOOKINGS

Available on Request

COST

$295 per person

WE WON’T CANCEL DATES

No Matter How Many Students Book

Course Overview

Silica has been a long standing health hazard as Breathing crystalline Silica Dust can cause silicosis, which in severe cases can be disabling, or even fatal. In our Silica Awareness Training program, you will learn about:

  • What Is Silica?
  • What Is Silicosis?
  • Legislation Relating To Respirable Crystalline Silica (RCS) Common Products Containing Silica
  • RCS Exposure Standards
  • Health Impacts Related To Silica Exposure
  • Risk Management For Work With Materials Containing Silica
  • Safe Work Methods
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Case Studies

Target Audience

This unit and training is suitable for all personnel who work with products containing silica particles including those the following industries cement / concrete, asphalt, abrasive blasting / sandblasting, stonemason, brick / block laying, demolition, furnaces, rock drilling and other associated areas.

Course Delivery

Face to face training and assessment is conducted at one of Link Resources purpose built training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.

Link Resources Training Facilities:

Brisbane: 18/229 Junction Rd, Cannon Hill QLD 4170

Sunshine Coast: 10 Technology Drive Warana QLD 4575

Outcomes

Students who complete this course will receive a Statement of Attendance. The Statement is issued by Link Resources Training Pty Ltd.

Payment Options

Please see the Link Resources Payments, Cancellations and Refund Policy below in Student Information for all details on Payments for your course.

Payment can be made via direct bank transfer, eftpos, cash or cheque. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email accounts@link-resources.com.au or call (07) 5491 2144

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements exist for this course.

No pre-requisites exist for this course.

Pathways

Training & Education Pathways: After achieving these units of competency students may undertake a range of associated resources and infrastructure units and qualifications.

Employment Pathways: After achieving these units of competency students may seek employment or additional responsibilities in various industries.