WSI 110 - OSHA HAZWOPER 40 hour

Course Description

This course provides training on how to remain safe on a job site. It is for those involved in clean-up operations, voluntary clean-up operations, disposal, emergency response operations, and storage, and treatment of hazardous substances or uncontrolled hazardous waste sites. Group 2 course.

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Course Learning Outcomes

  • Identify workplace hazards.
  • Identify hazardous substances.
  • Assess hazardous situations at the workplace.
  • Follow proper procedures for working in hazardous environments.
  • Analyze and suggest corrective actions involving cleanup operations.
  • Explain the proper personal protective equipment required for safe operations in hazardous situations.
Human Dimension:
  • Work collaboratively on assessment of a hazardous situation.
  • Explore responsibilities of a safety team involved in a hazardous situation.
Caring - Civic Learning:
  • Differentiate the anticipated clean up activities along and normal operating procedures.
  • Evaluate the decision-making process of key stakeholders in a hazardous situation.
Learning How to Learn:
  • Create reasoned action plans when confronted with a potential hazardous situation.
  • Advance knowledge and skills in activities pertaining to hazardous situations.