This WHMIS 2015 Self-Study course aims to prevent workplace injuries, diseases, and deaths resulting from the storage and use of hazardous products. This course implements the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) standard for hazard classification and communication. By the end of this course, you will have the knowledge and understanding necessary to answer the following questions:
What hazardous products could I be exposed to?
Where do I find information about the hazards of these products?
How do I protect myself?
What should I do if an incident occurs?
WHMIS 2015 TOPICS:
Physical and health hazards
Precautionary measures to protect your health and safety
How to choose appropriate personal protective equipment
WHMIS 2015 hazard classifications
Hazard and safety information found on WHMIS 2015 labels
WHMIS 2015 symbols and pictograms
Information contained on safety data sheets
Worker rights and employer responsibilities under WHMIS 2015
The importance of education and training