HazWoper 8-Hour Refresher Online - Course 1580

HazWoper 8-Hour Refresher Online

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  • FDEP OCP 04131037: CEUs: 0.8 DW WW
  • Solid Waste I II III/C&D/TS/MRF/Spotter: 4.0


This self-paced HazWoper education course on the Internet provides the necessary environmental health and safety training required for a Certificate of Completion that will permit the student to continue working at any site requiring HAZWOPER training. This course provides the equivalent of eight hours of refresher training.

The HazWoper 8-Hour Refresher is a WebCT-based, self-paced, open-entry, open-exit, 8-hour waste site worker course meeting the requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120, OSHA's Hazardous Waste Site Worker and Emergency Response Standard. The course consists of online text, exercises, self-grading quizzes and final exam (MUST be proctored; is NOT open book). The course is offered through selected member colleges of the Community College Consortium for Health and Safety Training (CCCHST) and is authored and sponsored by the Hazardous Materials Training and Research Institute (HMTRI).

  • Regulations Overview
  • Hazard Recognition
  • Toxicology
  • Chemical Awareness
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Medical Surveillance
  • Air Monitoring & Personal Sampling
  • Safe Work Practices


This course is for professionals who have completed the Health and Safety Training for Hazardous Materials Activities: Forty-Hour OSHA course. OSHA requires that this eight-hour refresher course be taken yearly to maintain certification.


Requirements for Online Courses:

  • You should be computer literate and familiar with PC-based systems to participate in the online courses.
  • Prepayment is required before you will receive log-in information, including address and password.
  • You must provide an email address at time of registration/payment.
  • Courses must be completed within six months from date of registration. Certificate will be issued on the date you pass the final exam.

System Requirements:

  • Pentium computer or comparable
  • Speakers and soundcard
  • Internet Connection – 28.8 minimum
  • Web browser – Netscape Navigator 4.0 or newer or Internet Explorer 4.0 or newer
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 3.0 or higher (Download free from WebCT site.)

Students have six months to complete the course.



Topic 1 - Regulations Overview
        OSHA Standards
        Employee Rights
        Employee Responsibilities
        NFPA 704
        OSHA Standards
        Regulations Overview
        Hazardous Waste
        29 CFR Part 1910.120
        Chapter 1 Quiz
Topic 2 - Toxicology
        Physical Forms
        Health Hazards
        Target Organ Poisons
        Chronic Response
        Toxic Concentration
        Individual Response
        Dose Response
        Protection From Toxins
        Toxic Dose
        PEL and TLV
        Exposure Limits
        IDLH Values
        Protection From Toxins
        Job Hazard Steps
        Site-Specific HASP
        Job Hazard Steps
        Hazard Recognition
        Multiple Hazards
        Ionizing Radiation
        Fire and Explosions
        Fire Prevention
       Electrical Hazards
       Environmental Hazards
       Heat Stress
        Chemical Awareness
       Chemical Names
        Word Fragments
        Chemical Awareness
        pH Scale
        Acid-Base Neutralization
        Corrosive Hazards
        Hazardous Mixtures
        Solvent Hazards
        Fire and Explosion
        Acute Health Hazards
        Air-Purifying Respirators
        Respirator Fit
        Chapter 8 - PPE
        PPE Program
        PPE Integrity
        Permeation Rate
        Work Mission Duration
       Selection Summary
        Special Conditions
        Levels of Protection
        Reasons to Upgrade PPE
       PPE Inspection Program
        Other PPE Considerations
        Heat Stress
        Symptoms and Treatment
        Chapter 8 Quiz
        General Requirements
        Eye and Face Protection
        Head Protection
        Foot Protection
        Hand Protection
        Site Control Program
        Site Maps
        Site Preparation
        Site Work Zones
        Boundary Lines
        Support Zone
        Site Security
        Chapter 10 Quiz
        Decontamination Plan
        SOPs for Decontamination
        Key Questions
        Decontamination Methods
        Decon Facility Design
        Disposal Methods
        Personal Protection
        Decon Line
        Emergency Decon
        Air Monitoring Data
        Sampling System
        Bench Calibration
        Monitoring Equipment
        Oxygen Indicators
        Combustible Gas Monitor
        LEL Policy
        Colorimetric Tubes
        Photoionization Detector
        Aerosol Monitors
        Combination Instruments
        Radiation Monitoring
        Chapter 13 Quiz
        Standing Orders
        Assisting a Victim
        Energy Sources
        Heavy Loads
        Special Case Problems
        Handling Drums
        Inspection of Drums
        Handling Drums
        Handling Drums Materials
        Bulging Drums
        Leaking Drums
        Hazardous Materials
        Transportation Accidents