OSHA regulations include minimum training requirements for all site workers participating in emergency response and hazardous waste operations, including managerial staff and supervisors.
Overview: HAZWOPER Supervisor 8-Hour Online Course
The 8-Hour HAZWOPER Supervisor Course concentrates on ensuring site managers and supervisors are current in their understanding of safety procedures and site management processes. The goal of the course is to help supervisors recognize safety issues, implement proper procedures when safety problems occur and understand potential hazards.
The course is required for on-site managers and supervisors that regularly spend time managing site activities. OSHAs intention is to provide a safe working environment for workers and ensure managerial staff knows the proper procedure if an emergency arises.
HAZWOPER Supervisor 8-Hour Online Course Topics:
- Hazard Waste and Emergency Response Operations
- Supervisor Introduction to HAZWOPER
- Focus Review
- Safety Procedures and Health Leadership
- Recognition, Evaluating and Controlling Site Operations
- Chemical and Biological Hazards
- Basics of Emergency Response
- Investigating Accidents and Reporting
To maintain compliance with OSHA regulations, federal mandates and local authority requirements you may need to participate in training that is site specific. Please check with your employer and regulatory authorities to ensure you are in full compliance.