Safe Handling Of Chemicals SHOC Course

Safe handling of chemicals is a required training if you wish to work anywhere near the Oil and gas industry, the manufacturing industry, or any other industry that deals with hazardous chemicals.

At Oil Train, we train and issue professional certification for SHOC, companies can book this training for their staff while individuals who want to obtain this certification can go ahead and register for this training.


It’s a lot easy for companies (corporate) to  book courses their personnel courses with us, we are very flexible.

What You Will Benefit When Your Book Corporate Training With Oil Train:

  • Training Time Flexibility 

  • Quality training facility

  • Tailored Training Delivery Mode

  • Training venue flexibility ( We can deliver this training at your location)

  • Hard copy certificate sent to you

To book:

send a request to [email protected]

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Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Chemical Safety

  • Importance of chemical safety
  • Overview of chemical hazards
  • Legal and regulatory requirements
  • Responsibilities of employers and employees

Module 2: Chemical Classification and Identification

  • Understanding chemical labels and safety data sheets (SDS)
  • Classification of chemicals (e.g., flammable, toxic, corrosive)
  • Identification of hazardous chemicals in the workplace

Module 3: Risk Assessment and Hazard Communication

  • Conducting a risk assessment for chemical hazards
  • Implementing hazard communication programs
  • Safety signage and labeling requirements

Module 4: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

  • Types of personal protective equipment
  • Proper selection, use, and maintenance of PPE
  • Respiratory protection, eye and face protection, gloves, and other protective gear

Module 5: Chemical Storage and Handling

  • Safe storage practices for different types of chemicals
  • Compatibility of chemicals
  • Handling procedures for transferring, mixing, and disposing of chemicals

Module 6: Emergency Preparedness and Response

  • Creating an emergency response plan
  • Spill response procedures
  • First aid measures for chemical exposures
  • Evacuation protocols

Module 7: Chemical Exposure and Health Effects

  • Routes of chemical exposure (inhalation, ingestion, skin contact)
  • Common health effects of chemical exposure
  • Recognition and reporting of symptoms

Module 8: Chemical Hygiene and Laboratory Safety

  • Good laboratory practices (GLP)
  • Safe handling of laboratory chemicals and equipment
  • Personal hygiene practices

Module 9: Chemical Waste Management

  • Proper disposal of chemical waste
  • Recycling and reuse options
  • Legal requirements for waste management

Module 10: Case Studies and Practical Exercises

On successful completion of the SHOC course, every participant will get a NUPRC and OSHA accredited certificate, ( certificate is accepted internationally)

The participant will also have the option to get

  • Self Breathing Safety Certification( optional N30,000) 

First Aid and CPR certificates 

( optional N30,000)

Course Fees

Request [email protected], WhatsApp +234 7036248614 

Course Duration

3 Days 

Registration Is Ongoing:


  • Register at any of the training centers nationwide



  • WhatsApp +234 7036248614 to start your registration process.


Port Harcourt:

17 Sentel, East, West Road, Port Harcourt



No 2 Allen avenue, Ikeja Lagos


Other Locations we can deliver this training for corporate requests:

Ibadan, Warri, Calabar, Eketi, Enugu, Abuja, and others.


Online training available for this course:


To complete this training online Email:  [email protected]


  • Call or WhatsApp  +234 7036 248 614 



Frequently Asked Questions  (FAQs)

Who SHOC   Course?

Everyone who will work with or work close to chemicals, anyone who wishes to work offshore.

How many certificates will I receive after this course?

On completion, the participant will get one (1) certificate with an option for extra 2 certificates.

What certification will I get after completion of this training?

on completion, participants gets an OSHA  certificate.


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