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Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

45 Minutes 

Mishandling of hazardous materials can have disastrous consequences. Knowing what you are dealing with, how to minimize exposure, and how to respond when the unthinkable happens can drastically reduce the potentially life-altering consequences of can encounter with hazardous materials.


The intent of this online course is to provide WHMIS certification, but more importantly, it provides participants the foundation for using knowledge to prevent accidental and long-term exposure to the harmful effects of hazardous workplace materials. Upon successful completion, a certificate will be issued automatically.


What is WHMIS?


What is WHMIS – The letters W-H-M-I-S stand for Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System. WHMIS is a Canada-wide hazard communication system. It affects suppliers, importers, and distributors who provide potentially hazardous materials used at work sites, and employers and workers who use those materials. The purpose of WHMIS is to ensure that workers have the information they need to work safely with hazardous materials at the workplace.



Modules: Introduction, Basic Worker Rights, Symbols, Labels, Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) and Exposure to Hazardous Materials







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