WHMIS Training and Certification
ATTENTION: We now offer both the new GHS 2015 WHMIS as well as the 1988 Course - Certification now only $85
WHMIS stands for Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System. The Ontario Ministry of Labour requires all employers to have their employees trained in the new GHS WHMIS system, this is the new Global System that has been developed in order to have one common system to be used by all, Globally. Employers are required to have their employees trained when they will be exposed to chemicals and or substances that can potentially be dangerous. This system was designed to ensure the safety of employees by training them in the safe handling of chemicals, substances or material that may be considered Dangerous or hazardous.
Our WHMIS Courses will ensure that the employee is aware of the various symbols and their meanings both from the old (1988) as well as the new (2015) system. It will help them to know how to safely handle, transport or dispose of substances. It will help them to understand and be able to read the MSDS Material Safety Data Sheets in case of an emergency. WHMIS training and certification is essential in ensuring that the employee stays safe and is also looking out for the safety of those around them. Proper WHMIS training is not only important; it can be a major factor in creating a healthy workplace environment for all.
We offer various types of training; please see our courses for more details.