The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) has aligned with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). GHS is a worldwide system. With a common set of rules for classifying hazardous products, common rules for workplace labels, and a standard format for safety data sheets (SDSs). As of December 1, 2018, there must be WHMIS 2015 product labels and safety data sheets for all hazards in the workplace.
This course familiarizes you with the WHMIS 2015 system and how it is used in workplaces. Learning about WHMIS 2015 is part of the knowledge that you need to protect yourself and your co-workers from hazardous products. Learn new information about different hazards, new products, hazard class materials, disposal of a hazardous product, hazard communication, and more.