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Overview

Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) is a hands-on course providing the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to successfully address spill response operations and site environmental cleanup of hazardous substances. You’ll learn basic chemistry and toxicology, employment and operation of air monitoring equipment, multi-stage decontamination operations, spill control and containment strategies, how to develop and implement an incident response plan for containment and cleanup, and operate within an Incident Command System environment or within a Site Environmental Health and Safety Plan.

Customized and on-site training opportunities are available.

Training Outcomes

JOB TITLES AT COURSE COMPLETION

  • HazMat Emergency Responder
  • Firefighter (HazMat Technician)
  • Environmental Health, Safety, and Security Specialist

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Schedule
START DATEEND DATEDAYSTIMES
October 18, 2021October 22, 2021Monday through Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
December 20, 2021*December 23, 2021*Monday through Thursday7:00 AM – 6:00 PM*
March 14, 2022March 18, 2022Monday through Friday8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
May 2, 2022May 6, 2022Monday through Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

*Please note, December 2021 training will be 10-hour days due to the scheduled winter break.

All programs offered at our Evendale campus, unless otherwise noted. Course schedules and pricing to change without notice. Please contact us at (513) 569-1643 or email us at askwdc@cincinnatistate.edu for the most up-to-date information.
Curriculum

OSHA 40-Hour HAZWOPER (HazMat) Training Workshop

COURSE COURSE NUMBERCONTACT HOURSCREDIT HOURSCOURSE FEE
OSHA 40-Hour HAZWOPER (HazMat) Training Workshop
A course for individuals who will perform hazardous materials response activities at the HAZMAT Technician level, and for personnel involved with investigation and remediation of hazardous waste sites and “Brown Fields” at the General Site Worker Level. This course meets regulatory requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 and 29 CFR 1926.62 (Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response), NFPA Standard 472, and USEPA 40 CFR 311.
THZ 105403$699.00
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Contacts

Assistant Business Manager

COL Bob Cutajar, USA (ret.)
Assistant Business Manager & Instructor