This OSHA 24 Hour HAZWOPER Online course provides current, state-of-the art training for those needing to meet the 24 Hour HAZWOPER training requirements for OSHA standard 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(ii) and 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(iii). This includes workers occasionally on site only for a specific limited task, who are unlikely to be exposed to hazardous substances over the permissible and published exposure limits.
This 24 Hr HAZWOPER training includes course topics such as: hazardous materials recognition; toxicology; site characterization & analysis; PPE; respiratory protection; decontamination; hazardous waste sampling methods; spill management and containment; HAZWOPER emergencies; and much more. The 24 hour HAZWOPER class also provides a thorough overview of the equipment available to HAZWOPER workers, while the HAZWOPER 40 hour training course provides more detailed equipment training. The HAZWOPER 24 Hour training does not require or provide any hands-on training.
Students of the 24 hour course may later upgrade to the 40 hour HAZWOPER level by taking the 16 Hour HAZWOPER Upgrade. There is no time limit for when someone may add the 16 hour course to the initial 24 hour course.
This 24 Hr HAZWOPER training course consists of 6 modules, which include 47 sections that must be completed sequentially. The sections are fully narrated and interactive. Quiz questions within each section help the student retain knowledge that will be needed for the module exams.
This Online course was designed by Certified Outreach Trainers with your safety and learning as our top priority. The course combines all the features needed to maximize learning, retention, engagement and convenience. The 24 Hour HAZWOPER training includes visual text that is fully narrated, as well as interactive quizzes and exercises.
With just a computer and an internet connection, the course is available 24/7 through our state-of-the-art Online Training System. As you complete sections of training, your progress is automatically saved so you can stop and start as needed. Easily fit the course into your busy schedule and take up to 6 months to complete the training. Download the included student manual for a lasting reference of the training content. We are so certain you will be satisfied with your experience, that we offer a 100% Money Back Guarantee*. This course is also mobile friendly*.
Once training is completed, your Course Completion Certificate is immediately available in PDF format for you to download, save or print. Within 24 hours of course completion, you will also be mailed a PVC credit card style Wallet ID Card with optional photo, showing training course completion.
The objectives of the OSHA 24 Hour HAZWOPER training online course are to meet:
- Federal OSHA HAZWOPER training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(ii) for general industry
- Federal OSHA HAZWOPER training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(iii) for construction
- HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA regulations
Per 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(ii) and 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(iii):
Workers on site only occasionally for a specific limited task (such as, but not limited to, ground water monitoring, land surveying, or geophysical surveying) and who are unlikely to be exposed over permissible exposure limits and published exposure limits shall receive a minimum of 24 hours of instruction off the site, and the minimum of one day actual field experience under the direct supervision of a trained, experienced supervisor.
After completing this course, the student should be able to:
- Understand OSHA and HAZWOPER regulations, as well as other laws impacting HAZWOPER workers
- Identify HAZWOPER worker training requirements
- Understand the importance of a Health and Safety Program
- Describe an effective Medical Surveillance Program
- Identify and minimize site hazards through site characterization and control procedures
- Use reference sources to identify hazardous substances and determine their hazards
- Understand the principles of basic toxicology related to chemical exposure
- Select and use the proper HAZWOPER worker personal protective equipment (PPE)
- Recognize the medical considerations in the use of Chemical Protective Clothing (CPC)
- Identify the principles and methods of decontamination
- Understand hazardous substance physical and chemical properties
- Realize the necessity for emergency preparedness
- Have confined spaces awareness
- Know the OSHA Hazardous Communication Standard
- Understand the techniques for used for a hazardous substance spill and containment
- Identify different sampling methods and procedures
- Know the detection and monitoring tools for HAZWOPER worker use