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40-Hour Health & Safety for Hazardous Waste Site Personnel - In Person and Virtual Training

Dates: February 28 - March 4, 2022

Meets: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Location: Hybrid - In person and virtual training

Registration Fee: $850.00

Eighteen hours of hands-on training, lectures and in-depth discussions assist students in complying with OSHA and CERCLA regulations, which require a minimum of 40 hours of off-site initial health and safety instruction for those involved in hazardous waste operations. This course satisfies regulations under RCRA that mandate 40-hour training for major corrective actions and hazardous waste operations designed for clean up by state and local governments. Students gain knowledge in : categories of hazards relating to hazardous waste site health and safety; interpreting data from air monitoring instruments; and basic approaches to conducting activities at hazardous waste sites.

Private and public sector engineers, technicians and those who conduct site investigations and feasibility studies.

Course Topics include Hazard Recognition and Evaluation; Basics of Toxicology; Personal and Respiratory Protectiive Equipment/Clothing; Site Investigation and Control; Decontamination; Confined Space Entry.

This is a five-day hybrid course. The first, third and forth days are presented virtually in real-time through Zoom. Students must attend the second and the fifth day in-person at SPH- CPHWD, 300 Atrium Drive, Somerset, New Jersey. Please bring with you a government issued photo ID, and two passport-sized photo We will accept driver's licenses, passports, birth certificates, state and federal worker IDs, and university and school issued IDs. ALL trainees must provide proof of vaccination or negative PCR test from a test taken no more than 72 hours before start of the course (or first in-person day for hybrid courses). This will be verified at the time of sign-in. Please see our "cancellation policy" if you are unable to attend this course.

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Fee: $850.00

Hybrid - In person and virtual training

Date Day Time Location
02/28/2022Monday8 AM to 4:30 PM Hybrid - In person and virtual training
03/01/2022Tuesday8 AM to 4:30 PM Hybrid - In person and virtual training
03/02/2022Wednesday8 AM to 4:30 PM Hybrid - In person and virtual training
03/03/2022Thursday8 AM to 4:30 PM Hybrid - In person and virtual training
03/04/2022Friday8 AM to 4:30 PM Hybrid - In person and virtual training

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