The Hazardous Waste Operations (HAZWOPER) Refresher course meets the requirements for annual refresher training for workers at hazardous waste sites. This course is designed for general site workers who remove, are exposed, or are potentially-exposed to hazardous waste, hazardous substances, or health hazards.
Upon completion of Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response; Refresher (HAZMAT) 8-hour training, the student will be familiar with:
- HAZWOPER regulations
- Safety and health plans
- Hazardous chemicals
- Safety hazards
- Air monitoring
- Medical Surveillance
- Site control
- Personal protective equipment
- Respiratory equipment
Course Length: 8 hrs
Course Required By: OSHA
Written Exam: Written and hands-on competency will be evaluated at the end of each course. Incorrectly answered questions will be reviewed with student to ensure understanding before completion of course.
Retraining: Site-specific. Students will be required to annually refresh training with sufficient content and duration to maintain their competencies.
Prerequisites: 40hr or 24hr HAZWOPER training