Course Outline

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Globally Harmonized System (GHS)


Why Do We Need WHMIS Training

The Hazardous Products Act

Controlled Products Regulations

Consumer Products

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

  • WHMIS Objectives
  • 3 Basic Elements of WHMIS
  • WHMIS 2015 (GHS) Symbols
  • GHS Categories and Types
    • List and explanation on all Categories and Types
  • Multiple Hazards

Types of Labels

  • Supplier Labels
  • Workplace Labels
  • Consumer Labels
  • Other Labels

Safety Data Sheets

  • 16¬†Headings
    • List and explanation on all 16¬†Headings
  • Updating Safety Data Sheets
  • SDS Availability in the Workplace


  • Supplier Responsibility
  • Employer Responsibility
  • Employee Responsibility

Hazard Control

  • Physical States
  • Routes of Entry
  • Controlling Hazards

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