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The ClickSafety HAZWOPER 24-Hour training course meets the classroom training requirements in OSHA standard 29 CFR 1910.120 for workers on a site who have limited exposure to hazardous substances, but may still participate in clean-up operations, operations involving hazardous waste at facility or controlled emergency response operations. Students also need to obtain additional site specific training, along with one day of actual field experience under the direct supervision of a trained, experienced supervisor.

Learning Objectives

Following this training the student should be able to:

  1. Define and recognize the importance of Hazwoper
  2. Identify and distinguish the major categories of hazards at Hazwoper sites
  3. Identify the most basic hazards of chemicals
  4. Recognize hazardous chemicals and how they affect the human body
  5. Identify and evaluate site hazards with regard to implementing appropriate control procedures
  6. Recognize the purpose of site control
  7. Identify training requirements for specific Hazwoper operations
  8. Recognize hazards that are commonly found when working around a trench or an excavation
  9. Describe confined space hazards and the ways to protect oneself from these hazards
  10. Identify major fall hazards
  11. Identify common caught-in or -between hazards
  12. Identify common struck-by hazards
  13. Identify types of electrocution hazards
  14. Identify major hazards related to motor vehicles, mechanized equipment and marine operations
  15. Describe activities that can lead to musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) and repetitive motion injuries (RMI)
  16. Describe and recognize heat and cold stress hazards and their control strategies
  17. Identify major health hazards common to the construction and remediation industry
  18. Identify major hand and power tool hazards
  19. Recognize how to protect oneself from material handling hazards
  20. Identify common hazards associated with handling drums, containers and compressed gas cylinders
  21. Recognize the basic principles for decontaminating personnel and equipment
  22. Identify the safety and health programs required at RCRA sites, along with their key elements and benefits
  23. Recognize the importance and some basic elements of the Hazwoper Appendices