Cadmium FAQs

Course Overview
After successfully completing this introductory Cadmium online safety course, you will be able to avoid this dangerous metal. Sources of cadmium are discussed, as well as signs of exposure. OSHA standards, as covered by Subpart Z 29 CFR 1910.1027 for General Industry, are an important part of this cadmium course, which has been designed to promote safety in the workplace.

Intended Audience
This Cadmium safety course is designed for general industry workers.

General Industry Workers
General Industry Supervisors
General Industry Managers
Learning Objectives
Cadmium training helps industrial workers understand the dangers of this metal. Electroplating, removing paint containing cadmium and exposed batteries are the main sources of exposure, but cadmium safety is more than avoiding those sources. After exposure, it is important that the worker understands how to recognize the symptoms and respond accordingly.

Course Topics
Introduction to Cadmium
Properties and Exposure
Safety Requirements
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Federal OSHA
Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL)
Action Level (AL)
Immediately Dangerous to Life and Health (IDLH)
Colloidal Cadmium
Features and Benefits
By taking ClickSafety’s Cadmium online safety training, you will be introduced to OSHA cadmium standards. You will also be shown the three primary recommended exposure controls, properties and uses of cadmium, as well as the following:

Two Primary Routes of Exposure
Symptoms of Acute and Chronic Exposure