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EHS - Environmental Health and Safety module

WHMIS Core Training for laboratory personnel

Duration: 0.2 days
Cost: $0 (Free for McGill staff, students and faculty)
Course objectives:
Content: Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Training is a legal requirement for all personnel working with controlled products in Canada.. WHMIS is intended to protect the health and safety of workers by promoting access to information on hazardous materials used in the workplace. Environmental Health & Safety's WHMIS Core Training introduces participants to the 3 key elements of WHMIS: cautionary labeling; Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS); and worker education.

Certification: A WHMIS Core Training certificate is presented to participants who successfully complete the written exam. Certification is valid for a period of 3 years. If you have participated in a WHMIS Core Training session within the last 3 years, you are not required to attend again.

Duration: 120 minutes (including examination time)


Module Course Duration Start Date Registration
EHS WHMIS Core Training for laboratory personnel 0.2 day May 15, 2014 Please sign in to register
Maximum Number of Participants 120
Time Th: 14h30 to 16h30
Comment Leacock Building, room 232

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