How much WHMIS training do I Need?

How much WHMIS training do I Need?

The type and amount of training will depend on whether a product is new to the workplace and/or newly classified as a hazardous product. For information on WHMIS training courses, contact one of our health and safety Association partners.

What do employers need to know about WHMIS?

Employers must know what products are in their workplace, whether they are WHMIS 1988 or WHMIS 2015, and provide education, instruction and training accordingly. This means that if hazardous products from both systems are present, employees must to be educated, instructed and trained on both systems.

What is the transition from WHMIS to GHS?

Workplaces should have completed transition from original WHMIS to Globally-Harmonized (GHS) WHMIS by now. To help workplaces seeking to comply with WHMIS training in Ontario, the Workers Health & Safety Centre (WHSC) has developed training outlining requirements for new WHMIS hazard classes, pictograms, labels and safety data sheets.

What are the WHMIS requirements in Alberta?

The WHMIS requirements are set out in both federal legislation and federal, provincial, territorial (FPT) occupational health and safety (OHS) legislation. In Alberta, these requirements are found in Part 29 of the OHS Code. The federal legislation, the Hazardous Products Act and the Hazardous Products

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