HAZWOPER Initial (40 hrs) Online


HAZWOPER 40 course is designed to train delegates who will assume control of the incident scene beyond the first responder level. Upon completion of this course, the delegate will be able to implement his/her employer’s incident command system and emergency response plan.

Course Contents:

  • Hazard recognition
  • Hazardous Communication (HazCom)
  • Toxicology
  • Chemical safety
  • HAZMAT incidents
  • Onsite safety considerations
  • Site safety and health plan
  • Respiratory protection
  • Chemical protective clothing
  • Monitoring instruments
  • Control and containment
  • Decontamination procedures
  • Hazardous materials spill cleanup
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This course covers 40 hours of instruction required by 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3), OSHA’s Hazardous Waste and Emergency Response training standard. This course is designed for General site workers engaged in hazardous substance removal or other activities which expose or potentially expose workers to hazardous substances and health hazards. This course is comprised of 24 sections, covering topics pertaining to workplace hazards and is intended for workers participating in Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency response removal who will be required to wear a respirator and are likely to be exposed to Hazardous Substances over PEL (Permissible Exposure Limits). Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of completion which is accepted by OSHA as documentation of training.