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WHMIS Training & Certification for Newcomers

WHMIS for newcomers

The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) gives health and safety information on hazardous products that you may use in the workplace. If you are a newcomer to Canada and you need WHMIS certification for work, PTP can help.

Eligible newcomers for this program:

  • Permanent Residents
  • Convention Refugees
  • Protected Persons

Get a free certificate

This program is free. Those who complete the training and pass the test will receive a WHMIS certificate.

You will learn:

  • Vocabulary
  • Symbols
  • MSDS Forms
  • How to talk about WHMIS in a job interview


This program is open to newcomers. This includes:

  • Permanent Residents
  • Convention Refugees
  • Protected Persons
  • Ukrainian Temporary Residents (CUAET)
  • Live-in caregivers

Interested in the next session?

The date for the next WHMIS program is not set as yet. If you are interested, leave your contact information in the form below and we will let you know when we schedule a date for the next session.

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