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Mandatory Workplace Training

Within one week of hire, you are required to complete the mandatory training sessions listed below.  You will need to authenticate on WatIAM in order to establish your User ID & Password which are required for this training.  Each training session will take approximately 30 – 60 minutes.  You will be paid 3 hours upon completion of all training sessions.

This training can be completed from any computer that has internet access.

WHMIS 

Follow the steps listed below to access this training program:

You will need an active University of Waterloo email account to access this training program. If you do not have one, please follow the steps below:

  1. Go to the mail services email accounts page.
  2. Enter your userID and Quest/WatIAM password in the appropriate boxes, and then click Login.
  3. Click Create account. If you do not see this option, your account has already been created.
  4. You can access your email online through the Mailservices (Squirrelmail) Login web page, the myWaterloo page, the student portal, or by using an email client such as Thunderbird or Outlook or the email application on your phone

Once you have activated your email, or if you already have a University of Waterloo email account, you can access the training program by following the steps below:  

  1. Click here to access the WHMIS Training program, located on the LEARN home page.
  2. Log in using your WatIAM user ID and password.
  3. Click the “Self Registration” link at the top of the page.
  4. Select "Employee WHMIS 2015" from the list.
  5. If the login fails contact learnhlp@uwaterloo.ca for assistance.
  6. You will be required to successfully pass a short quiz at the end of the training in order to complete this training program.

ACCESSIBLE CUSTOMER SERVICE ONLINE TRAINING

Follow the steps listed below to access this training program:

You will need an active University of Waterloo email account to access this training program. If you do not have one, please follow the steps below:

  1. Go to the mail services email accounts page.
  2. Enter your userID and Quest/WatIAM password in the appropriate boxes, and then click Login.
  3. Click Create account. If you do not see this option, your account has already been created.
  4. You can access your email online through the Mailservices (Squirrelmail) Login web page, the myWaterloo page, the student portal, or by using an email client such as Thunderbird or Outlook or the email application on your phone

Once you have activated your email, or if you already have a University of Waterloo email account, you can access the training program by following the steps below:  

  1. Click here to access the AODA Training program, located on the LEARN home page.
  2. Log in using your WatIAM user ID and password.
  3. Click the “Self Registration” link at the top of the page.
  4. Select "Accessibility Training" from the list.
  5. If the login fails contact learnhlp@uwaterloo.ca for assistance.

WORKPLACE VIOLENCE AWARENESS TRAINING

Follow the steps listed below to access this training program:

  1. Click here to access the Workplace Violence Awareness Training, located on the Safety Office's website. 
  2. A box will pop up indicating "Authentication Required." Please enter you WatIAM user ID and password. 
  3. Follow instructions and complete the course as directed.
  4. Once you have completed, ensure you submit your results so you will be registered as having completed the course.

EMPLOYEE SAFETY ORIENTATION TRAINING

Follow the steps listed below to access this training program:

You will need an active University of Waterloo email account to access this training program. If you do not have one, please follow the steps below:

  1. Go to the mail services email accounts page.
  2. Enter your userID and Quest/WatIAM password in the appropriate boxes, and then click Login.
  3. Click Create account. If you do not see this option, your account has already been created.
  4. You can access your email online through the Mailservices (Squirrelmail) Login web page, the myWaterloo page, the student portal, or by using an email client such as Thunderbird or Outlook or the email application on your phone

Once you have activated your email, or if you already have a University of Waterloo email account, you can access the training program by following the steps below:  

  1. Click here to access the Employee Safety Orientation Training program, located on the LEARN home page.
  2. Log in using your WatIAM user ID and password.
  3. Click the “Self Registration” link at the top of the page.
  4. Select "Employee WHMIS 2015" from the list.
  5. If the login fails contact learnhlp@uwaterloo.ca for assistance.
  6. You will be required to successfully pass a short quiz at the end of the training in order to complete this training program.

Failure to complete this training within one week of hire will result in you not being scheduled to work until after completion.