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Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)

WHMIS - an indispensable resource

The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) is a vital tool for workplace security in any organization where dangerous chemicals are in play. Thousands of chemicals are used in the workplace. How do you know which are hazardous and how to protect yourself and others from them?

Mastering WHMIS will permit learners to identify hazardous materials and understand how to handle them safely. The transition from WHMIS to GHS, implemented by public authorities in 2015, will also be taught as part of this course.

Dangerous and hazardous materials

Course Content and Duration

This 2-hour course was designed by GardaWorld to cover how to recognize the hundreds of chemicals that are used in the workplace and how to know which are hazardous and how to protect yourself and others. By learning the WHMIS, participants will be able to identify hazardous materials and know how to safely use them and receive a certificate upon successful completion.

Participants will learn:

  • Different classes of WHMIS 1988 and GHS
  • Transition from WHMIS to GHS
  • Responsibilities of suppliers, employers and workers
  • How to read labels & safety data sheets

 

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If there are chemicals in your workplace, you need WHMIS training!

$19 + taxes

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