Knowledge is Power. Power is Awesome.
|Regulation||OHSA 29 CFR 1910.120 or OSHA 29 CFR 1926.65|
|Course Length||24 hours/3 days|
|Who is this for?||This course is for individuals who will conduct a defensive approach in dealing with hazardous materials.|
Meeting the requirements of OSHA’s 29 CFR 1910.120 HAZWOPER standard, EI’s initial courses satisfy the training requirements for workers on-site where hazardous materials may be encountered. Depending upon the length of course, topics may cover specific limited tasks or in a monitoring and a characterized area where respirators are not required up to full Level A Personal Protective Equipment. The courses include a review of confinement and containment techniques to control the release of a hazardous material, incident management, methods, and procedures for recognizing, evaluating, and controlling hazardous substance, how to select and use appropriate respiratory protection equipment and personal protective equipment for responding, a how to on combustible gas detectors, oxygen meters and detector tubes to evaluate the hazards present at an incident. The course will be tailored to fit the site-specific needs.
|Course Description Points||
Levels and use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Work Practices by which and Employee can Minimize Risks from Hazards
Safety and Health Hazards
Senior ES&H Specialist
Human Resources Manager
Field Office Coordinator