Is it time for your annual refresher training? The OSHA HAZWOPER standard requires responders to take annual refresher training “of sufficient content and duration” to maintain their competencies. This one-day workshop fulfills that requirement for emergency responders in OSHA 1910.120(q)(8)(i). Recommended for operations level responders, hazardous materials technicians, specialists and incident commanders. A certificate will be awarded at the end of this workshop.|
Topics include: implementation of emergency response plans and incident command systems, basic chemical and toxicological terminology and behavior, classification and identification of unknown materials, hazard and risk assessment techniques, uses of field survey instruments and equipment, selection and use of specialized chemical personal protective equipment, response tactics, decontamination of personnel and equipment.