# WHMIS 1988 Online Training Course

## What does WHMIS stand for?

WHMIS stands for Workplace Hazardous Material Information System. All employers whose workplaces handle hazardous materials or products are required to show due diligence in ensuring their employees are WHMIS trained. WHMIS systems must be reviewed every year, including some measure of training. WHMIS is Canada-wide legislation, dealing with controlled products in the workplace. A new WHMIS system, WHMIS 2015 was introduced in February 2015. This new system is expected to replace the old system by December 1, 2018.

### How long does it take to complete the online WHMIS training course?

The course is designed to take ½-day (about 4 hours). However, to make it flexible and convenient to fit into your busy schedule, we don't limit the time you take to complete the course. You can complete the course in a day or a week if you wish.

### How is the online WHMIS training course taught?

The course consists of slide presentations.

### Are certificates awarded?

Upon successful completion, a certificate is prepared and mailed to the course participant. Be sure to send us your mailing address after you complete the course.

### How to register for the course

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