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40 hour HAZWOPER

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40 Hour HAZWOPER Training Course - Developed by OSHA the Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard Training ( HAZWOPER Training ) Program was put into practice to help protect workers from hazardous materials on job sites. These regulations were created to ensure the health and safety of workers when followed.

Requirements: There are no requirements needed for this course.
  • Understand the purpose of OSHA and its role in regulating occupational safety
  • Use Site Characterization to establish problems that may exist in your workplace and measures that can be implemented to eliminate hazards
  • Identify hazardous materials existent in the workplace and the possible methods, symptoms and preventative measures of exposure
  • Encourage the use of Material Safety Data sheets (MSDS) to identify and properly handle hazardous materials
  • Familiarize yourself with materials, compounds and mixtures that may present flammable, explosive, chemical or radiological hazards
  • Emphasize the importance of personal protective equipment in limiting hazardous exposure
  • Establish an effective Site Control Program to limit the risk of exposure to only those working in the hazardous work zone
  • Implement procedures for treating workers in the event of hazardous exposure