HF is a colourless solution and is one of the most dangerous chemical known. The reason that HF is dangerous is because of its combination with the Fluoride ion. It is the ion that causes destruction to bone.
This training is designed for those people who may come into contact with HF and first aiders are required to have additional training recommended by the HSE.
COURSE DURATION: 1.5 – 2 HOURS
Introduction to Hydrofluoric Acid
The dangers of Hydrofluoric Acid Burns
Storage, Handling & COSHH awareness
Physiological effects – Skin-Eyes-Ingestion-Inhalation
Aims of First Aid Treatment
Use of specific antidotes
Record Keeping & Reporting
Please contact us for more information or for price to come onsite to deliver the training.
Telephone: 0800 038 5399 Email: [email protected]