CUPA-2020 Session Details

Tue, Feb 4    8am - 4:45pm    14 of 50 seats available
TU-K1   Hazwoper
Location   BAYSIDE-AB
Credits      REHS: 8
This course is required each year for anyone who has already taken the initial 24- or 40-Hour HAZWOPER certification and has kept current with their annual refresher training. This OSHA compliant 8-Hour HAZWOPER Refresher classroom training session meets the annual refresher requirements for the Federal OSHA HAZWOPER Standard. The objectives of this course are to meet the Federal OSHA HAZWOPER training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(8), 29 CFR 1910.120(p)(7)(i) or 29 CFR 1910.120(q)(8) for general industry, and 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(8), 29 CFR 1926.65(p)(7)(i) or 29 CFR 1926.65(q)(8) for construction.
At the completion of this course, you will be able to: Recognize and recall OSHA regulations and requirements. Demonstrate an understanding of Site Characterization. Identify the principles of toxicology and how they relate to various types of chemical exposures. Describe potentially hazardous situations involving corrosives, solvents, oxidizers, and reactive chemicals. Identify chemicals and hazards they present in the workplace. Identify components of OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard and steps of any Hazard Communication Program. Identify radiation hazards and different types of radiation. Identify different types of respiratory equipment. Indicate Protection Factors. Identify the uses for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and how to choose the correct PPE. Recognize and indicate the characteristics of a work zone. List the elements of site security. Recognize the principles of decontamination methods as well as levels of decontamination. Define a Medical Surveillance Program and its purpose. Identify the types and methods of air monitoring. Recall characteristics of the confined space permit system, such as main confined space atmospheric hazards and types of ventilation. Describe the medical concerns associated with confined spaces. Indicate the various considerations in an emergency situation and the importance of training and action for personal safety and the safety of others.
Greg Coon, Firedog HM Training