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Control measure

Containment: Corrosive materials

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Contain corrosive materials

Understand:

  • The four principal ways of dealing with spills or release of corrosives
  • The potential additional hazards from a reaction of corrosive materials and containment material

Refer to – Containment – Environmental training specification

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Contain corrosive materials

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Assess the impact of a corrosive substance release
  • Liaise with a specialist adviser to determine suitable methods of containment
  • Apply effective techniques to contain corrosive substances
  • Reduce vaporisation by appropriate means
  • Effectively manage the mixing of corrosive materials, containment systems and water

Refer to – Containment – Environmental training specification