OSHA 8-Hour Hazwoper Refresher

This course is intended to assist in satisfying the annual training requirement of the Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) rule, found in Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations Part 1910.120. The standard was specifically developed to protect workers that may be exposed to hazardous waste at uncontrolled hazardous waste sites and at EPA licensed waste treatment, storage and disposal facilities; as well as workers responding to emergencies involving hazardous materials (such as spills).

 

  • Learn the roles of the different federal and state agencies involved with hazardous waste site operations
  • Learn the legislation and regulations governing hazardous waste site operation
  • Gain an understanding of the levels of training required for hazardous waste site workers at uncontrolled hazardous waste sites.

 

TOPICS COVERED

  • Planning and Organization
  • Physical & Chemical Properties & Exposure
  • Hazard Evaluation
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Monitoring
  • Drum and Container Handling
  • Decontamination