Hydrofluoric Acid (HF) Safety Awareness

Course Information

Hydrofluoric Acid (HF) Safety Awareness is an awareness level course to learn the hazards of hydrofluoric acid in the workplace.


Recommended For

All employees working around or who may come in contact with HF (pipelines, drilling, refineries, etc.).


Course Content

This course raises awareness of hydrofluoric acid in the workplace by covering the following topics:

  • OSHA requirements for process safety management
  • Precautions to take when working with HF
  • Selection and use of proper PPE
  • Emergency procedures
  • Symptoms of exposure and target organs
  • Spill response
  • Storage

NOTE: Employers must cover details of the company-specific Hazcom program and specific chemical and material hazards found on the worksite.



  • Computer training

    $25 Member / $30 Non-Member

  • Classroom instruction

    Not available for classroom instruction.


Course Details

Course Code: HFA01 
Course Length (approx.): 20 Minutes with Test
Course Expiration: 1 Year from Class Date
Passing Score Required: 80%
Retakes Allowed: Yes, but must pay for retake
Language: English
Reader Assistance Allowed: No
ID Requirements: Students must present a valid (not expired) State or Federal ID with photo and separate Social Security number if not on the ID


Valid ARSC Card (BOP/BOPR): Not Applicable
Social Security Verification (SSV): No

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