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Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (W.H.M.I.S.) is Canada’s national standard for hazard communication with the newly integrated Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals. This system is designed to classify and identify workplace chemical hazards in a consistent manner. It provides information to workers and employers about hazardous substances used at work. There are three ways that hazardous material information must be disclosed under WHMIS.

  • Warning labels for hazardous materials
  • Safety data sheets that provide additional information to the label, including detailed hazard- and precautionary information.
  • Worker education programs

Forklift Training Brampton’s WHIMS certificate in Brampton program lasts 2 to 2.5 hours and is available at our training center.

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All workplaces that are covered by O.H.S.A; it is a mandatory training by the WHIMS. Every year, employers must conduct an assessment to determine if worker retraining is necessary. Retaining is required, if there are any new materials introduced to the workplace or there is a change in workplace conditions, or any new information is available on hazardous material. Forklift training Brampton provides the best WHMIS training in Brampton.

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  • The Occupational Health and Safety Act imposes duties on employers who manage workplaces where hazardous substances are used. This includes the need to obtain safety data sheets and labels from suppliers, and to offer worker education programs.
  • The WHMIS Regulation, Ontario Regulation (644/88 now R.R.O. 1990, Regulation 860) was in effect from October 31, 1988. This regulation outlines in detail the duties of employers with respect to labels, material safety data sheets, and worker education. It is mandatory to get WHMIS certificate in Brampton.

What is covered in the WHMIS program?

  • Legal rights and obligations of employees and employers
  • Use WHMIS symbols and labels to identify workplace hazardous material
  • Safety Data Sheets (SDSs), are easy to understand
  • Recognize the hazards and dangers of hazardous materials
  • Identify various controls required to eliminate/reduce/prevent harmful exposures
  • Identify the appropriate emergency procedures that can be used in case of accidental release or exposure

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Narrow Aisle/ Reach Lift

Used in narrow aisle applications, such as warehouses

Counter Balance

Features two forks at the front to pick up the load and move it.

Fall Protection

Measures to prevent fall accidents in the workplace

WHMIS Training

Government-mandated training to learn about material safety.

Clamp Forklift

Equipped with clamping attachments to securely grip and lift materials

Pallet Walkie

An electric-powered pallet jack to easily move products


A type of counterbalance truck to counter the load at the back

Scissor Lift

Equipment used to lift personnel in the vertical direction


Adequate training for persons assigned to transport chemical goods.

Crown Forklift

Exceptional performance, reliability, and advanced features

Aerial Boom Lift Truck

Vehicle-mounted devices to elevate personnel for working at heights.

Order Picker

Picking up and dropping down material in a rack

Overhead Crane & Rigging

Used mainly in industrial environments to lift the cargos

First Aid & Cpr

To provide immediate care to injured persons at the workplace

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