Safety

REQUIRED SAFETY COURSES:

All students including summer students and visitors are required to take the following Safety Training:

  • WHMIS Core (must be attended in person - not done online)
  • Asbestos
  • Ergonomics
  • Chemical Handing and Spills
  • Fire Safety
  • Slips, Trips and Falls
  • Office WHMIS (if you will be doing office work)
  • Machine Guarding, Gas Cylinder and Hydrogen Fluoride are required if hazard is present.

Please speak with your supervisor if there are any other courses that may be applicable. Attending the session is preferred but if you cannot attend a session all courses (except WHMIS Core) are available on-line. If you take the course online please submit the training record to the department once it has been completed and signed by your supervisor.

Please go to the link provided below to see the course schedules and to register.

http://www.workingatmcmaster.ca/eohss/training/