Globally Harmonized System (GHS/WHMIS) 2015

  • Course location: SSM and on-site
    Class size: 16 maximum
    Course duration: ½ day (4 hours) – Classroom
    $69 per person / $699 group rate

    Training outside of Winnipeg may be subject to higher pricing.

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      Course Description

    GHSWHMISThis course includes a written assessment to validate training competencies. Safety Services Manitoba has also introduced student response technology into the GHS/WHMIS training for a more interactive experience. Safety Services Manitoba’s GHS/WHMIS training provides students with the most current legislative information including industry best practices. This program teaches participants how to identify hazardous products, control hazards from these products, and safely handle controlled products. Students will understand both the old WHMIS and the new GHS elements. Participants will receive a certificate upon successful completion of this course.

      Learning Outcomes

      • Module 1 – Understanding GHS & WHMIS

      • Module 2 – Duties and Responsibilities

      • Module 3 – Labels

      • Module 4 – Material Safety Data Sheets/Safety Data Sheets

      • Module 5 – GHS Pictograms/WHMIS symbols

      • Module 6 – Exposure Conditions

      • Theory test and review of test

      Legislation

    Manitoba Regulations Part 35

    Training
    35.3(1)
    an employer must ensure that a worker who works with or near a controlled product or performs work involving the manufacture of a controlled product receives training in the following.

    a) The content required to be on a supplier label and a workplace label and the purpose and significance of the information on the label;

    b) The content required to be on a material safety data sheet and the purpose and significance of the information on the material safety data sheet;

    c) Procedures for safely storing, using and handling the controlled product; etc.

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