This 40-hour course is required for all individuals either employed as Hazardous Waste Site Workers, requiring access to hazardous waste sites or working with hazardous materials; including but not limited to Health & Safety Professionals, Environmental Engineers, Environmental Consultants, Laborers, Equipment Operators, etc. This course is conducted over a minimum of five (5) days and includes both formal classroom instruction as well as physical hands-on training. Successful completion of this course satisfies OSHA Training requirements under (OSHA) 29 CFR 1926.120.
Course Topics to include: Incident Response, Chemical Hazards, Safety Hazards, Confined Space Hazards, Medical Emergencies, Air Monitoring Instruments, Hazardous Atmospheres, Routes of Exposure, Dose/Response Relationship, Toxicity, Exposure Guidelines, Respiratory Protection (hands-on), Protective Clothing (hands-on), Site Reconnaissance & Entry, Radiation, Response Organization and Emergency Response Exercise (hands-on).
- February 19-23
February 19, 2018 - February 23, 2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm