No prerequisite is required for this course.
This course is suitable for anyone working with or in an environment that contains mercury. The course provides candidates with an awareness of the dangers of mercury exposure, the controls used to limit the effects of it, and what to do if contamination occurs.
LO1: Describe what mercury is and the different forms it can take
LO2: Describe the hazards of mercury
LO3: Identify the exposure limits of mercury
LO4: Describe the control measures used to limit and control the effects of mercury exposure
LO5: Explain what to do in the event of mercury exposure or contamination