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HAZWOPER 8-Hour Refresher 2017

The 8-hour annual HAZWOPER Refresher course is updated every year to meet changing standards and is for those who have completed the 24 or 40-hour HAZWOPER courses.  ClickSafety’s HAZWOPER Refresher course is updated annually and meets the requirements specified in 29 CFR 1910.120 and consists of the following sections:  Introduction to HAZWOPER, New and Hot Topics, Regulations Review and Update, Site Hazards, Chemical, Physical Agents Hazards, Site Hazards, Biological, Site Hazards, Ergonomics, Site Monitoring, Personal Protective Equipment, Respiratory Protection, Site Control, Special Considerations.

Learning Objectives

Following this training the student should be able to recognize important principles with regard to:

  1. Requirements of the OSHA HAZWOPER standard
  2. Hazardous waste site characterization and control
  3. Training requirements for workers, managers, supervisors and teachers
  4. Employer Health and Safety (EH&S) programs, including organizational structure, site safety plans, safety meetings and inspections
  5. Medical surveillance programs
  6. Engineering controls, safe work practices and personal protective equipment (PPE)
  7. Site and high-risk employee monitoring
  8. Site decontamination, illumination and sanitation
  9. New technology programs
  10. Requirements of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976 (RCRA) for treatment, storage and disposal (TS&D) facilities
  11. Hazardous substance release emergencies
  12. Emergency response plans for hazardous waste operations
  13. Respirator selection and use
  14. Confined space hazards
  15. Requirements of the OSHA Confined Spaces in Construction standard