WHMIS Training Online

 

In Canada, all employers are required by law to provide WHMIS instruction to all employee’s who work in contact with, or in proximity to, any materials defined as “hazardous”. In each work environment there are a wide range of materials and products which can be hazardous to a worker’s health if they are not handled and used properly. Cleaning products, solvents, paints, glues, and toners are just a sample of some of the hazardous materials which, if not used properly, can have adverse health effects.

WHMIS, short form for Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System, is a nation wide system that was developed to provide a standardized classification system for the control, safe handling, storage, and disposal procedures of hazardous materials in the workplace.

Non Compliance
Many employers are unaware of their legal responsibilities and the potential consequences for non-compliance with OH&S law. Recent changes to Canadian Occupational Health and Safety legislation provide workers’ with the “right to know” about the hazards they may encounter on the job. Occupational Health and Safety Law, combined with WHMIS legislation, means that everyone has a right to know about the safety and health hazards of materials used in their workplace.

Penalties and fines for non-compliance are outlined in the various provincial and territorial legislation. Canadian Occupational Health and Safety laws provide that it is the employers responsibility to provide proper instruction respecting a workers’ health and safety.

Online WHMIS Course is designed to provide instruction for Canadian employees on the requirement by law to provide WHMIS instruction to all employee’s who work in contact with, or in proximity to, any materials defined as “hazardous”. In each work environment there are a wide range of materials and products which can be hazardous to a worker’s health if they are not handled and used properly. WHMIS, short form for Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System, is a nation wide system that was developed to provide a standardized classification system for the control, safe handling, storage, and disposal procedures of hazardous materials in the workplace. Online WHMIS Course is available in English/French. The course can be completed in stages and takes approximately 2 to 3 hours to complete. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to print a WHMIS Certificate (sp.) — This Certificate must be signed by your employer/designated manager to be considered valid. Self employed persons may sign off on their own.

Online WHMIS – Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System Course $ 34.99

If you require more then one course please click on add to card the number of time you require this course. If you require more then 10 courses please contact one of our associates for special pricing.

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