Student Safety Orientation / WHMIS


To ensure students working with hazardous materials have the required information and proper training to protect their health and safety.

Who should take this course?

All students employed by the University of Waterloo and those working with hazardous materials as part of their studies. 

Training content

  • Learn about the hazards associated with WHMIS-regulated products.
  • Understand the different WHMIS hazard classes and symbols.
  • Understand the purpose, content and function of Safety Data Sheets (SDS).
  • Learn the legal rights and duties under WHMIS.

More information

Delivery Course ID Duration
Online WHMIS_SCORM 60 minutes