Follow basic chemical safety rules
By achieving this unit of competency you will have learnt the functions of a person working in an enterprise which uses chemicals and who needs to be aware of their use. Your skills and knowledge include awareness of the use of chemicals, how they are handled, stored and transported, recognition of safety issues surrounding chemical use, and the ability to use personal protective equipment when instructed. You will achieve awareness of the duty of care to yourself, to others, and to the environment concerning chemicals. You will normally be working under close supervision in the workplace and will be required to follow instructions at all times.