This course is a study and application of shop safety and procedures, including automotive customer relations. This will include hand and power tool safety, proper hoist operation and vehicle lifting. Explanation of proper use and selection of personal protective equipment. Explanation of WHMIS and how it relates to safe handling and storage of chemicals. Fire prevention procedures and extinguishers will be covered. The occupational health and safety guidelines explaining how they affect a worker in the work place. Workers' rights and responsibilities in the work place will be covered.