Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Literacy

There are hazardous materials in every workplace. Our Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Literacy course will teach you how to identify the hazards and recognize the hazard symbols. You will also practice reading labels and finding information on Safety Data Sheets (SDS) as well as learning about protective measures. When you complete this course, you will receive a Bow Valley College Certificate of Completion. You will also take a Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety online test to obtain the WHMIS 2015 for Workers certificate.

Additional Information

The minimum recommended CLB score for English language learners who want to register in these courses is Reading: 6, Writing: 5, Listening: 5, and Speaking: 5.

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Start Date:
March 20, 2017
End Date:
March 24, 2017
Calgary Downtown Campus
Traditional Classroom
Hours of Study:
Day Start Time End Time
Monday 8:00 AM 9:30 AM
Monday 11:00 AM 2:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM 9:30 AM
Tuesday 11:00 AM 2:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM 9:30 AM
Wednesday 11:00 AM 2:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM 9:30 AM
Thursday 11:00 AM 2:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM 9:30 AM
Friday 11:00 AM 2:00 PM