HAZWOPER Technician

Course Description

This 24 hour Hazardous Materials Waste Operations Emergency Response program is for supervisors, managers, or workers, who respond to hazardous materials emergencies. This is the first level of response, which includes active emergency response participation, in which personnel may come into contact with the hazardous materials.

Instructors include all elements of the OSHA prescribed course content with an emphasis on how to apply and use the process and information in field operations.

This course includes scenario operations with the proper equipment. Graduates will have successfully fulfilled their off-site training for OSHA CFR 1910.120

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Course Details

Next Start Date:
Friday April 3, 2020


24 hours
Course Availability:
Upon Request - Call for Availability

Course Content

  1. Hazardous Material Identification Systems
  2. Material Safety Data Sheets
  3. Basic Chemistry & Chemical Properties
  4. Sources of Information & Assistance
  5. Hazard Recognition & Risk Evaluation
  6. Levels of Protection & PPE
  7. Standard Operating Safety Guidelines
  8. Response Organization
  9. Direct Reading Instrumentation
  10. Decontamination Procedures
  11. Marine Debris Minimization
  12. Hands-on Evaluation & Written Examination