8-Hour Hazardous Waste Supervisor
Prerequisite: 40-Hour Hazardous Waste Worker. Class Hours: 8. Regulation(s): 29CFR 1910.120 (e)(4). Course Code: HWS. This class is not scheduled for any upcomming seminars. It is available for On-Site Training.
29 CFR 1910.120:
(e)(1)(i): All employees working on site (such as but not limited to equipment operators, general laborers and others) exposed to hazardous substances, health hazards, or safety hazards and their supervisors and management responsible for the site shall receive training meeting the requirements of this paragraph before they are permitted to engage in hazardous waste operations that could expose them to hazardous substances, safety, or health hazards, and they shall receive review training as specified in this paragraph.
(e)(4): Management and supervisor training. On-site management and supervisors directly responsible for or who supervise employees engaged in hazardous waste operations shall receive 40 hours initial and three days of supervised field experience (the training may be reduced to 24 hours and one day if the only area of their responsibility is employees covered by paragraphs (e)(3)(ii) and (e)(3)(iii)) and at least eight additional hours of specialized training at the time of ob assignment on such topics as, but not limited to, the employer's safety and health program, personal protective equipment program, spill containment program, and health hazard monitoring procedure and techniques.
The Following Topics are Covered in this Course
- Regulations Overview
- Elements Of A Site Safety Plan
- Using Reference Materials
- Hazard Assessment
- OSHA Standard 1910.146
- Medical Monitoring
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Site Control Procedures
- Decontamination Techniques
- Company Specific Program Review
- Course Review And Final Test