This course gives trainees the essential information needed to protect themselves around hazardous materials in a way that is educational, informative and interactive to ensure safety and efficiency in the workplace. Upon successful completion of this program a wall certificate and all necessary paperwork for company records for each participant will be issued as proof of training.

Theoretical Component (In Class)

  • Relevant Provincial And Federal Legislation
  • Hazardous Ingredients
  • Labels and Symbols
  • WHMIS Classifications
  • Products Not Regulated by WHMIS
  • SDS – Safety Data Sheets
  • First Aid Measures
  • Preventative Measures
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • WHMIS checklist
  • Worker’s Rights and Responsibilities
  • Summary (Written Test)

Practical Component (Hands On)

  • Reading and understanding an SDS