Why Should You Take This HAZWOPER - Spanish Refresher - 8 Hour Course?
Do not let your HAZWOPER license expire! This HAZWOPER refresher course, taught in Spanish, is a required 8-hour annual re-certification for persons engaged in hazardous waste operations and emergency response. This course covers site-specific requirements and information pertaining to hazardous waste sites and operations in accordance with the requirements for health and safety training in the OSHA standard 29CFR 1910.120.
How Does HAZWOPER and HAZMAT Differ?
Hazardous Material: A substance (gas, liquid, or solid) capable of creating harm to people, the environment, and/or property. Some examples include: solvents, paints, gasoline, adhesives, lubricants, etc.
Hazardous Waste: A contaminated chemical or by-product of a production process Â›that no longer serves its purpose, and needs to be disposed of properly by EPA and DOT laws/regulations.
HAZMAT: Is often used when discussing the transport of hazardous materials, but any aspect of hazardous materials production, transport, use, disposal, or cleanup is covered under this standard.
HAZWOPER: Refers to ALL training that deals with hazardous waste operation and emergency response to chemical spills or releases - Toxicity, Volatility, Flammability, Explosiveness, Corrosiveness.
The HAZWOPER Standard covers five (5) specific areas of operations, including:
This course is required for anyone engaged in hazardous substance removal or other activities which may expose them to hazardous substances and health hazards on a regulated hazardous waste site. The course includes a combination of lectures, class exercises and hands-on training.
Topics To Be Covered:
Please Note: This course is designed as an annual refresher for those certified in either 40 hour or 24 hour HAZWOPER and satisfies the requirements for health and safety training in the OSHA/DOSH Standard on Hazardous Waste Operations, 29 CFR 1910.120.
|Certificates||Same day as course completion|
|Parking||Free parking available onsite|
|Food||No food or beverages provided|
2487 E. Orangethorpe Ave., Fullerton, CA 92831
Friday, May 27, 2022 from 8:30am to 4:30pm
Ecologics Labs and Institute is an accredited EPA training provider that has been offering classes in Asbestos, Hazardous Waste Operations, and Lead since 1980. In order to satisfy the needs of our customers in the Southern California region, we happily offer our classes in both English and Spanish. With more than 30 years of experience providing our customers with quality training, we are confident that our classes will give you the skills and expertise necessary to perform work involving hazardous materials and waste.