CUPA-2020 Session Details

Wed, Feb 5    8am - 4:45pm    29 of 50 seats available
W-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.
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.
Robert Wise, US EPA
Michelle Rogow, US EPA