WHMIS Train the trainer

Course LENGTH: 2 days

Attendees will develop a deeper understanding of both the details of WHMIS and adult education principles. With a thorough understanding of the federal and Nova Scotia WHMIS laws, attendees will be able to authoritatively answer any questions students may pose.

Through the gained knowledge and confidence participants will be able to design and conduct training exercises on their own not just in WHMIS but in all occupational health and safety areas.

The course format is lecture style, interspersed with realistic exercises allowing students to give feedback, participate in discussion and practice what they learn. During the class the students will work in groups on case studies.


  • Adult education principles 1

  • Framework of WHMIS

  • Hazardous Products Act

  • Adult education principles 2

  • Hazardous Products Regulations

  • Classifying products

  • Creating supplier labels

  • Writing safety data sheets

  • Nova Scotia WHMIS Regulations


  • OH&S Committee Members

  • OH&S Representatives

  • OH&S Professionals

  • Managers and Supervisors

  • OH&S trainers

This course is subject to our Cancellation and Refund Policies.