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Why Should You Take This HAZWOPER 8-Hour Annual Online Refresher course?
Do not let your HAZWOPER license expire! This online HAZWOPER refresher course 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.
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.
Intended Audience: 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:
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:
|Certificates||Same day as course completion for live classes, within 3 business days after online test completion for webinars|
|Food||Lunch provided for most classes. Lunch is not provided for HAZWOPER - 40 or 24 Hour Courses|
This course is conducted as a live instructor-led webinar. Further details will be provided to you prior to the course.
Environmental Resource Center is a full-service environmental, health, safety, and transportation consulting firm. Since 1981, it has served the needs of industry, academia, and federal and state government agencies by providing high-quality safety and environmental training services. Environmental Resource Center offers a variety of seminars, including all required EPA hazardous waste management and RCRA training, as well as DOT hazardous materials training. The company's main objective is to help you effectively comply with your local EPA, DOT, IATA, IMO and OSHA regulations.