Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER)
The HAZWOPER program offers hazardous waste and hazmat training for day laborers and hazardous site workers in the public and private sector. Instruction and materials are provided in both English and Spanish.
Courses include training and certification for hazardous waste site workers in the private and public sector; Emergency response training for hazardous materials first response personnel and industry response teams; an Annual 8-hour refresher training for all previously enrolled students and trainers; health and safety training related to chemical hazards, bloodborne pathogens, and heat illness; fact sheets illustrating injury and illness prevention; and summaries of state and federal worker rights and protections.
Upcoming 40-Hour Certification Training Dates:
July 15 – July 19, 2019
September 16 – September 20, 2019
November 18 – November 22, 2019
Upcoming 8-Hour Refresher Training Dates:
June 18, 2019
August 13, 2019
October 15, 2019
December 17, 2019