Gaining Expertise in the Creation of Safety Data Sheets

Safety Data Sheets

Please note that we also offer this training course as a web-seminar. You can register for the web-seminar here.


According to the REACH Regulation, manufacturers and suppliers of hazardous substances and preparations are required to provide safety data sheets (SDS). An expert must be assigned to this task, who must be able to prove his or her credentials when asked to do so by the relevant authorities.

Your benefit

The seminar serves as a basic course for creators of safety data sheets and its content is based on the requirements of the REACH regulation and the ECHA guidelines for SDS creation (general knowledge), as well as the former but still relevant disclosure of hazardous substances (BekGS) 220 (technical knowledge).


  • Overview of chemicals legislation (REACH legislation, Hazardous Substances Ordinance)
  • Major changes according to REACH and the actual guide to the creation of safety data sheets (REACH, Appendix II)
  • Basics of Classification and Labelling according to GHS/CLP (regulation (EG) 1272/2008)
  • Exposure Scenarios for communication (eSDS)
  • Basics of classification of hazardous goods: relevant information in the SDS for the five modes of transport
  • Aids and important sources of information for the creation of SDS


Also available as web-seminar!
Target audience
People who create safety data sheets, health and safety experts, people responsible for product safety.
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