Silica Awareness Training

This Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness Training Online is for all workers and supervisors whose normal work duties present a reasonable likelihood of being exposed to dust containing Respirable Crystalline Silica (silica).
Last updated: October 15, 2019

Who is this Course for?

This online Awareness Training course has been developed to give workers and supervisors the general knowledge they need to identify and work safely with materials containing crystalline silica.

This training course will also assist employers in meeting their Work Health and Safety Legislation obligations in providing training in Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness to workers and supervisors.

The purpose of Respired Crystalline Silica Awareness training is to ensure workers understand where crystalline silica might be found and what steps to take to stay safe.

Training will provide participants with information on:

  • Respirable Crystalline Silica and your health
  • Government oversight
  • Managing the risk
  • Monitoring and reviewing risk controls
  • Health monitoring requirements

The contents of this course is based on Model Work Health and Safety Laws and Model Codes of Practice relating to Respirable Crystalline Silica.

Certification

Once successfully completed, learners will be issued with a Certificate of Completion for the online Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness for personnel course.

Certificates can be downloaded by students in your account.