Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

Online Course Only

1.5 to 4 hours




Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

This course focuses on:

  • Understanding the essential role WHMIS plays in protecting the health and safety of Canadian workers

  • Identifying the WHMIS responsibilities of suppliers, employers, and workers

  • Knowing the workplace requirements related to the use of supplier labels and workplace labels, and how to locate and interpret the information found on these labels

  • Recognizing the WHMIS pictograms and the types of hazard each represents

  • Recognizing the Safety Data Sheet (SDS) as a source of comprehensive information about a hazardous chemical in the workplace and know how to locate various types of information when reading an SDS

  • Identifying the WHMIS exemptions for suppliers and importers

  • Knowing general safe work practices that should be followed when working with hazardous product. This course is to be completed online in your own time.

Bookings close 2 days before the session starts.

For cancellations, please contact Rhonda Tkachuk

Phone: 403-703-3039

Email: rhonda@certifiedfirstaid.ca

Payments can be made by email transfer, cheque or cash after booking.