WHMIS— Online

Course Details

Format: Online

Time: 24/7

Prerequisites: N/A

PPE required: N/A

Course Description

The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) is a national hazard communication standard which provides information on the safe use of hazardous materials used in workplaces. The key elements of the system are cautionary labelling of containers, provision of material safety data sheets (MSDSs) and worker education and training programs.

This e-Learning course is convenient as it allows participants can take it whenever or wherever they need it, using an Internet connection. This course was designed to provide participants with the general knowledge of symbols, classification, MSDS sheets and other relevant legislative information.

Topics include:

  • Key elements of the system

  • Application and regulatory requirements

  • Supplier and importer requirements

  • Classification

  • Labels

  • Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)

  • Employer requirements

  • Compliance policy

  • Hazard-specific issues

  • Symbols

By the end of this course you will:

  • Understand how to identify warning symbols on controlled products and how to use the information to keep you safe.

Note: Upon successful completion, a certificate, valid for 1 year, will be issued.

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  • Members: $30.00

  • Non Members: $30.00

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