Hazwoper for Cleanup Operations (TxDOT SFH210)

ENV190 - 40.00 Hours

Description

Barrels associated with HazMatThe HAZWOPER for Cleanup Operations course is designed for personnel engaged in hazardous substance investigation, cleanup, remediation, or other non-emergency response activities surrounding exposure or the potential for exposure of workers to contamination and work site health hazards. At the conclusion of the course, participants will have met all requirements specific to OSHA CFR 1910.120 (e) for employees responsible for hazardous waste cleanup operations.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

Barrels associated with HazMatThe HAZWOPER for Cleanup Operations course is designed for personnel engaged in hazardous substance investigation, cleanup, remediation, or other non-emergency response activities surrounding exposure or the potential for exposure of workers to contamination and work site health hazards. At the conclusion of the course, participants will have met all requirements specific to OSHA CFR 1910.120 (e) for employees responsible for hazardous waste cleanup operations.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Recommended

  • Participants should be prepared to conduct field exercises outdoors.
  • Complete an OSHA physical examination in accordance with 29 CFR §1910.120 and 29 CFR §1910.134

Topics

Identify methods and procedures for recognizing, evaluating, and controlling hazardous substances+Identify concepts, principles, and guidelines for proper protection of site personnel+Select, inspect and use of respiratory equipment+Discuss regulations, toxicity, and action levels to ensure health and safety of the workers+Discuss fundamentals needed to develop organizational structure, standard operating procedures, and site specific health and safety plan (HASP)+Choose and demonstrate sampling methods, preservation, and analytical procedures+Utilize site reconnaissance and analytical results to classify, segregate, and remediate hazards+Demonstrate the use, calibration, and limitations of direct-reading air monitoring instruments, and select other test methodologies+Perform equipment and personnel decontamination procedures

Suggested Audience

  • General industry site workers
  • Equipment operators
  • Sample collection technicians
  • Remediation project managers
  • EHS personnel
  • On-site supervisory personnel

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

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