HAZWOPER 24 Hour Plus GHS OSHA Hazardous Communication
This course covers 24 hours of instruction, required by 29 CFR 1910.120(e) (3), OSHA's Hazardous Waste and Emergency Response training standard.
This course is designed for workers on site only occasionally for a specific limited task and who are unlikely to be exposed over permissible exposure limits and published limits OR
workers regularly on site who work in areas which have been monitored and fully characterized indicating that exposures are under permissible exposure limits and published exposure limits, where respirators are not necessary, there are no health hazards or the possibility of an emergency developing.
This course is comprised of 14 sections, covering topics pertaining to work place hazards associated with Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER).
Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of completion which is accepted by OSHA as documentation of training.
HAZWOPER 24 Hour is required for employees visiting an Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Operation mandated by the Government.
This course fulfills your requirements for certification under 29 CFR, Part 1910.120 (q), or other applicable state regulations for certification to the
OSHA has developed the HAZWOPER program to protect workers at hazardous sites and has devised extensive regulations to ensure their safety and health.
This course helps workers identify different types of hazards and suggests protective measures to reduce or eliminate hazards at the work place.
Classroom Online's 360training course is self-paced; you can take the entire course at one time or log in and out at your convenience.
This course covers broad issues pertaining to the hazard recognition at work sites. OSHA has developed the HAZWOPER program to protect the workers working at hazardous sites and devised extensive regulations to ensure their safety and health. This course, while identifying different types of hazards, also suggests possible precautions and protective measures to reduce or eliminate hazards at the work place.
Workers must have 24 hours of initial training and one day of supervised field experience before they are allowed to enter the site.
**The online course meets the standard requirement of 24 hrs of initial training.
The one day field experience under a trained, experienced supervisor is the responsibility of the student's employer .
Understand the purpose of OSHA and its role in regulating occupational safety
Use Site Characterization to establish problems that may exist in your workplace and measures that can be implemented to eliminate hazards
Familiarize yourself with materials, compounds and mixtures that may present flammable, explosive, chemical or radiological hazards
Emphasize the importance of personal protective equipment in limiting hazardous exposure methods, symptoms and preventative measures of exposure
Encourage the use of Material Safety Data sheets (MSDS) to identify and properly handle hazardous materials
Establish an effective Site Control Program to limit the risk of exposure to only those working in the hazardous work zone
Implement procedures for treating workers in the event of hazardous exposure
All quizzes require a score of 70 to proceed forward in the course.
the final exam also requires a minimum score of 70 to receive a certificate of completion.
The final exam may be taken three times if necessary.
Upon successful completion of course you will be able to print your certificate.
Workers are exposed to hazardous chemicals daily in the workplace.
Such conditions pose a serious health threat to the worker.
OSHA requires training regarding chemical hazards in the workplace.
In this course you will learn about the HazCom (Hazardous Communication) Standard and the new Globally Harmonized System (GHS), and how to use Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) and chemical labels to protect yourself from hazards or react to chemical exposures.
Employees must be trained regarding GHS by December 13, 2013.
This course gives you a basic understanding of how to deal with hazardous chemicals and how workers can prevent and protect themselves from chemical hazards.