Who needs WHMIS training?

Exemptions
Some products are already covered by other labelling legislation and do not require WHMIS labels and MSDSs. However, Provincial legislation requires employers to educate and train workers about the hazards of partially exempt products and in safe work procedures, and to use workplace labels.

Partial Exemptions
No WHMIS Supplier Label and MSDS Required however
EDUCATION & TRAINING AND WORKPLACE LABELS REQUIRED

Completely Excluded
Some products are completely excluded from both Federal and Provincial WHMIS requirements. However, workers must be advised of hazards and trained in safe handling procedures, as required under other provisions of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation.

Complete Exemtions
None of the WHMIS Requirements Apply however, OH&S REGULATION APPLIES