SCOPE OF TRAINING
WHMIS falls in line with workers’ right to know based on the Ontario
Health & Safety Act. Knowing what materials exist, and the harmful
effects of exposure provides workers with tools to protect themselves.
This course trains individuals in workplace material information systems,
and facility implementation, for the purpose of compliance and safety.
HOURS OF TRAINING
- Responsibilities for WHMIS in your workplace, Requirements for individual WHMIS training, How hazardous chemicals can enter the body, Common terms and symbols used for chemical hazards, MSDS sheets, Supplier and workplace labels, Applications of WHMIS to everyday consumer products