Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Who Should Attend
Custodial Supervisor, Custodial Staff
The “Chemistry and Chemical Safety for Custodians” training is designed to equip custodians working in early care and education centers with essential knowledge and skills to handle chemicals safely and effectively. The primary objective of this training is to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the various types of chemicals used in their work environment, along with proper usage and storage practices. Participants will explore the differences between traditional and green cleaning products, understand chemical hazards, and recognize the potential health impacts associated with their use. The training covers common types of cleaning agents, their composition, and functioning, as well as the importance of pH and its application in everyday product usage. Additionally, participants will learn basic OSHA safety compliance, how to read safety data sheets, and create proper labels. The training concludes by offering workplace best practices for chemical use and storage, ensuring a safe and healthy environment for everyone.