8-Hour Hands-On Training and Dress-Out

Applicable Regulations

29 CFR 1910.120(e)

Important Information

All Online 40-Hour HAZWOPER students must complete the 8-Hour Instructor led training course (commonly referred to as the “Hands-On” training segment of the 40-Hour Online HAZWOPER) to meet graduation requirements of the course.

IF YOU HAVE ALREADY COMPLETED 32-HOURS OF ONLINE TRAINING, AND WISH TO REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE, PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING:

Registrations for this course are ONLY accepted Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday immediately proceeding the class start date. Registrations made BEFORE or AFTER these times will NOT be accepted.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS COURSE.

TO REGISTER: You MUST have completed 32-hours of online training.  Please call Compliance Solutions at 1-800-711-2706 x 1 onthe Monday before the class is scheduled to start.

Who Should Take This Course?

Anyone completing their 40-Hour HAZWOPER Online course.

Overview

Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Responders (OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(8)

Instructors emphasize a practical approach to worksite health and safety. Attendees learn to recognize site hazards and take appropriate steps to prevent illness or injuries while on the jobsite. Initial 40-Hour training is for site workers who have responsibilities to remediate (clean-up) hazardous materials at controlled and hazardous sites with hazards or work activities that present a potential for exposure to health and safety hazards. The major course is to provide participants with the ability and knowledge to evaluate site conditions, recognize situations which may or may not be within their abilities, and understand conditions where assistance is required.

Methodology:
Compliance Solutions employs a wide range of learning tools including PowerPoint, videos and practical hands-on exercises to facilitate learning and create a more enjoyable and interactive environment. All courses employ the latest in with adult learning theory. Each chapter incorporates student learning objectives with chapter quizzes following the chapter review to help prepare students for their final examination.

Completion Instructions, Requirements, and Checklist

Additional Equipment:

Compliance Solutions provides all student materials for the course.  There is no additional charge for these materials.

Students will receive:

  • Student Dress-Out and Regulatory Update Manual
  • Dress-Out materials including:
    • Tyvek Garments
    • Gloves
    • Respirator Wipes

Fit Testing: An Irritant Smoke Fit testing is available for a small additional fee. There are specific medical  requirements for Students who require fit testing and Students are required to bring the respirator they will be using while in the field or at work. If you would like to register for a Fit Test, click the link below.

Register for Fit Testing

CEU’s, Duration, Prerequisites

Duration: 8 Hours Classroom Training
Prerequisites: This is the required hands-on training for students who have registered for Compliance Solutions online 40-Hour training course. To attend, Students MUST first complete the online training portion (32-hours) of the online course before they are eligible to attend.

Course Topics - Contact Us for a Detailed Outline

  • Class Participation Exercises
  • DOT and the New GHS-Global Harmonization System
  • Handling Hazardous Materials
  • Hazard Communications
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Hazardous Waste Effects
  • Hazardous Waste Remediation
  • HAZWOPER Review
  • Health and Safety Plan Review
  • HMIS III
  • MSDS’s and The New SDS’s
  • NFPA 704
  • Remediation Exercise
  • Retraining Requirements
  • Site Control Plans
  • Student Dress Out Exercise
  • Tabletop Exercises
  • Updates/News/Case Studies