Faculty of Science

Safety Training

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)

The Faculty of Science departmental chairpersons and/or program co-ordinators are responsible for ensuring that all students, teaching or research assistants, lab instructors, technicians, and full- and part-time faculty members receive the appropriate WHMIS training.

To access WHMIS training, log into your Brightspace account

Accurate records must be maintained concerning any training received. To aid in this process, use the Laboratory Safety Orientation Checklist.

 For additional information concerning WHMIS training, please review Work Instruction #4 – Chemical Safety Training of Personnel (WHMIS) or contact Connie Clarke, Science Safety Advisor.