WHMIS – WORKPLACE HAZARDOUS MATERIALS INFORMATION SYSTEM

Durée

3 heure(s)

Coût

For members $0 | For non-members $600 *See below for details

Clientèle

All workers that use or have access to hazardous materials at their jobs

Objectif

  • Have a general knowledge of regulations associated with WHMIS (GHS) and how they apply in the workplace
  • Identify and understand the components of WHMIS (GHS)
  • Understand the responsibilities that all parties (suppliers, employers and workers) have in WHMIS (GHS)
  • Know how to read WHMIS (GHS) labels and safety data sheets (SDSs)
  • Identify the hazards and protective measures associated with different hazardous materials in the workplace

Description

  • Overview of WHMIS and its components
  • Legal framework
  • Responsibilities of employers, workers, and suppliers
  • Hazard classes in WHMIS 2015
  • Risks and protective measures associated with hazardous materials
  • Labels
  • Safety data sheets (SDSs)

* Additional fees may apply in accordance with our policy on access to services.