WHMIS 2015 Training

 

  • PDF icon WHMIS 2015 FAQ Guide - please read if you have any questions when registering for the WHMIS course or exam.

 

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS 2015) Training for Laboratory Personnel (Mandatory)

Revised January 2018: No refresher exam available prior to attending this new Live course (i.e. December 2020).

Target Audience: All staff and students required to handle and/or store controlled products such as hazardous materials must follow this course.

McGill students, staff and faculty must register online using the McGill Human Resources Staff Development course registration system.  For beginners, (First time training), and returning members, please register for a Live Presentation. No online presentation is currently available.

Non-Mcgill registrants, including visitors, trainees and students with no transcript, please complete and submit the Paying Participant Training Form

Cost (McGill): Free for McGill Community (students, staff and faculty). When registering using the on-line registration system you will be prompted to enter a FOAPAL - no FOAPAL is required therefore leave the field blank.

Content: Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS 2015) Training is a legal requirement for all personnel working with controlled products in Canada. WHMIS 2015 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 2015 core training introduces participants to the 4 key elements of WHMIS 2015: Classification, Training, Labeling and Safety Data Sheet (SDS).

Certification: A WHMIS 2015 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 2015 Core Training session within the last 3 years, you are not required to attended again.

Duration: 120-minutes  (excluding online examination time)
 

Formation de base SIMDUT pour le personnel de laboratoire (obligatoire)

Les étudiants, employés et professeurs de McGill doivent s'inscrire en ligne en utilisant le système d'inscription de la Direction des ressources humaines de McGill

Pour les participants externes, veuillez utiliser le formulaire en ligne pour s'inscrire au cours. 

Coût: Gratuit pour les étudiants, employés et professeurs de McGill.

Description: La formation sur le Système d'Information sur les Matières Dangereuses Utilisées au Travail (SIMDUT) est une obligation légale pour toutes personnes travaillant avec des produits contrôlés au Canada. Le SIMDUT vise à protéger la santé et la sécurité des travailleurs en favorisant l'accès à l'information sur les matières dangereuses utilisées au travail. La formation de base SIMDUT du Département de Santé, Sécurité et Environnement couvre les 3 éléments clés du SIMDUT: Étiquetage SIMDUT, Fiches Signalétiques (FS) et Formation des travailleurs.

Certification: Un certificat de formation sera décerné à chaque participant ayant complété avec succès l'examen écrit. Cette certification est valide pour une période de 3 ans. Si vous avez déjà assisté à une formation de base SIMDUT au cours des 3 dernières années, vous n'avez pas à y assister de nouveau.

Durée: 120 minutes

E-Certification Status, please note: If you read "sent" and have not received your copy, please email ehs [at] mcgill.ca, along with the course date and your ID..

English Sessions

   
Date Time Location / Language [English] Comments /

E-certificates Status* (see above)

DATES THAT THE ONLINE TEST IS AVAILABLE (You will be sent the link)

Downtown Campus Locations

   

Summer & Fall 2018

 

 
August 16 (Thursday) 8h30 to 10h30 Leacock, Room 232   August 16 around 12:00PM
September 13 (Thursday) 13h45 to 15h45 Leacock, Room 232 Registration will open after Sep 11 September 14 around 11:00AM
October 11 (Thursday) 13h45 to 15h45 Leacock, Room 232 Registration will open after Sep 11 October 12 around 11:00AM
November 8 (Thursday) 13h45 to 15h45 Leacock, Room 232 Registration will open after Sep 11 November 9 around 11:00AM
December 6 (Thursday) 13h45 to 15h45 Leacock, Room 232 Registration will open after Sep 11 NA-Paper exam. More info to come

Macdonald Campus Locations

   

Spring/Summer 2018

   
June 26 10h to 12h Raymond, R3-011

e-certificates not ready, July 9.

Note: it takes appr. one month for EHS to produce them

 

Session française

Date Heure Lieu / Langue

Campus de Centre-ville

hiver 2018

aucune de prévue
15h à 17h
S'il y a une demande et une offre, la formation sera affichée ici. 3610, rue McTavish, Salle 430 (via réception du 4e), Français