ZDHC CMS TIG Training for Denim Wet Processing Facilities

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Specially designed to address the unique challenges of the denim wet processing industry, this advanced and practical training is developed based on the ZDHC Chemical Management System Technical Industry Guide (ZDHC CMS TIG). It explains the minimum requirements of CMS implementation and how best applied Denim Wet Processing Facilities. Furthermore the training dives into chemicals and processes specific to the Denim Manufacturing Industry.

target audience

For employee of suppliers active in the field of Denim Wet Processing, including:

  • EHS Managers
  • Product Quality Managers
  • Operation & Purchasing Managers
  • Chemical Storage Managers
  • ETP Managers/Technicians

learning outcome

By the end of the course, you will have the skills to:

  1. Develop Policy and Strategy Documents: Create comprehensive policy and strategy documents that demonstrate the commitment of supplier leadership to various aspects.
  2. Establish CMS Procedures: Formulate and implement relevant procedures for Chemical Management System (CMS) to ensure adherence to safety and regulatory standards.
  3. Conduct Assessments: Perform assessments covering regulatory compliance, chemical hazard and risk, capabilities of supply chain partners, and identification of safer alternatives.
  4. Implement Health & Safety Actions: Develop and implement health and safety procedures for all employees, fostering a secure working environment.
  5. Manage Chemical Inventory: Effectively handle Chemical Inventory Lists (CIL) and Safety Data Sheets (SDS) to enhance transparency and traceability in chemical management.
  6. Tackle Challenges Unique to Denim Wet Processing: such as washing, distress treatment and use of laser
  7. Monitor Environmental Outputs: Oversee and manage wastewater, sludge, air, and solid waste outputs, ensuring effective environmental management.
  8. Continuous Improvement: Engage in continuous improvement practices through internal and external reviews, identifying areas for enhancement, and implementing onsite training as needed.

course curriculum

  1. Start of the CMS Journey - Preparation and Planning
  • Chemical Management Policy
  • Chemical Management Strategy
  • Assessments (regulatory, chemical, supply chain, safer alternative
  1. Build Up through Action - Implementation
  • Health & Safety
  • Chemical Inventory
  • Storage & Handling
  1. Monitor and Accelerate - Review and Update
  • Output Management (wastewater, sludge, air emission, solid waste, process control)
  • Continuous Improvement

Our approved service providers will include additional denim specific curriculum to the training, which will be reflected in their course overview.

Upcoming courses

Online (Self-Guided): Learners are able to take training independently on an online learning platform provided by our Approved Training Provider. Upon completion of the courses to take an exam and receive your certificate (if eligible).