HSEO Training Course in January 2018


To :   All Staff Members
From : Senior Manager, Health, Safety & Environment Office
Date : 8 January 2018


The Health, Safety and Environment Office will arrange ONE safety course in January 2018 as follows:



Training Course(s)

Date & Time





Briefing for Purchasing Delegates on the Central Chemical Purchasing System – Class A2

26 Jan 2018 (Fri)

9:30 am – 12:30 pm



Dr Arthur Leung


Course(s) Information

Briefing for Purchasing Delegates on the Central Chemical Purchasing System – Class A2



1.       Background of Dangerous Goods Management Team (DGMT)

2.       Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemical (GHS)

3.       Policy of centralized purchase of hazardous chemicals

4.       Procedures of chemical procurement

5.       Use of Dangerous Goods and Chemical Waste Stores Services

6.       FAQ on chemical procurement


Course Objectives:

This course aims at introducing the Central Chemical Purchasing System effective since 01 October 2016 for chemical users so that they can purchase hazardous chemicals under a close monitoring of DGMT. Chemical Purchasing Delegates are required to complete this course with satisfactory results in order to complete the registration and obtain eligibility for raising chemical purchase request to DGMT.


Target Group(s):
All PolyU staff members who want to purchase chemical. 

(Please apply on or before 19 Jan 2018)



Interested staff should register for the course(s) via the HSEO online enrollment system at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hseo/training-news/training-enrollment


For enquiries, please e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call HSEO General Office at tel : 3400-8386/3400-8396.