The Workers Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS), is a hazard communication system that ensures Canadian workers are provided with sufficient information to understand the hazards of the chemicals they may be exposed to in their workplace. WHMIS requires employers to communicate hazard information by labeling containers, providing safety data sheets, and training employees to recognize hazardous materials and how to protect themselves and their coworkers. This course provides an overview of WHMIS requirements.
- Describe the purpose of WHMIS
- Describe how chemical hazards are classified
- Describe employer requirements under WHMIS
- Identify and describe the health and physical hazards outlined by WHMIS
- Identify chemical hazards from pictograms and statements on container labels
- Describe your rights and responsibilities as an employee
39 Minutes (24 min. video + 15 min. test)
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