WHMIS education is required for all workers who work with a hazardous product or may be exposed to a hazardous product in the course of their work activities. This includes faculty, staff, paid students, volunteers, visiting scholars, visiting students and non-paid students. To find the right WHMIS course for you please see the chart below.
Which WHMIS Education course do I need?
|If you…||Then take||It includes|
|Work with a hazardous product or may be exposed to a hazardous product in the course of your work activities||General Audience WHMIS||1 online module and quiz|
|Work in or supervise a laboratory||Chemical Safety Training which includes WHMIS training for laboratory workers||7 modules and final exam|
|Are part of building operations, custodial services or student housing and hospitality services||In person education – ask your supervisor||1 in person presentation and quiz|