WHMIS 4.0 hrs

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

This half-day program is designed for employees or individuals who handle or are exposed to hazardous materials. The course provides an overview of all the concepts involved with WHMIS including legislation, hazardous symbols, supplier and workplace labels, material safety data sheets, prevention and employee education. The course can also used as a review for those who have been previously certified in WHMIS training. Register now.

Course Prerequisites: None Necessary

Course Materials

  • WHMIS – Classroom Training for Workers, Participant’s Guide

Course Outline

  • About WHMIS
  • Importance of WHMIS to Workers
  • Rights and Responsibilities
  • Hazard Symbols – Classes
  • Introduction to Labels
    - Supplier Labels
    - Workplace Labels

Course Outline

  • Other Means of Identification
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods
  • Introduction to MSDS
  • Preventative Measures
  • Worker Education
Who should attend

Individuals and organization who have a duty to respond to emergencies in the workplace, i.e. Industries would be preferable as they have space and large numbers of staff, security guards, manufacturers, construction companies.