WHMIS 2015

Mount Pearl

WHMIS training is designed to protect you from immediate and long-term hazards associated with hazardous materials such as compressed gases, paints, cleaning products, fuels or solvents.

Who Should Attend?
This course is designed for anyone working with or near hazardous materials such as compressed gases, paints, cleaning products, fuels or solvents.

Duration
1/2 Day

Curriculum

  1. Hazards
  2. Labels
  3. Material Safety Data Sheets
  4. Protection
  5. Emergency Actions
  6. Special Situations
  7. Regulations

Expiry
There is no expiry, however, Section 6(4) of the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Regulations under the OH&S Act state: (4) The employer shall review at least annually, or more frequently if required by a change in work conditions or available hazard information, and in consultation with the joint health and safety committee, the worker health and safety representative or the workplace health and safety designate, the instruction and training provided to workers concerning controlled products.

 

Note:  DMC also offers a WHMIS Self-teach option whereby a booklet is provided to individuals and then returned to DMC once completed for correction and a certificate issued.