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HAZWOPER

All GEBCO scheduled HAZWOPER courses are listed here along with their purpose. Click on the course name to view more specific information about each course.

Hazardous Waste Operations (HAZWOPER) and Other OSHA Courses:
40 Hour General Site Worker * -- Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i)
24 Hour Limited Site Worker * -- Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(ii)
24 Hour Site Support Worker * -- Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(iii)
24 Hour RCRA TSD Facilities * -- Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(p)(7)(i)
HAZWOP Supervisor/Manager * -- Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(4)
HAZWOP Annual Refresher -- Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(8)

(* Refresher course required)

HAZWOP and Other OSHA Courses

40 Hour General Site Worker - 40 hours
(1) relevant regulatory requirements;
(2) hazard identification & recognition;
(3) site safety & health and emergency response plans;
(4) review of health effects including medical surveillance;
(5) toxicology guidelines;
(6) review and explanation of OSHA’s hazard communication standard;
(7) review and explanation of RCRA operations for treatment, storage and disposal facilities;
(8) fundamentals of chemical safety;
(9) fire and explosion hazards;
(10) general safety hazards;
(11) confined space entry and permit required procedures;
(12) general work practice procedures;
(13) review of air sampling methods and monitoring equipment;
(14) elements of spill control programs;
(15) radiation exposure;
(16) response organization;
(17) selection, use, maintenance and limitations of chemical & (PPE) personal protective equipment;
(18) decontamination procedures; and
(19) course review

24-Hour Site Worker/ Limited Site Worker/ RCRA TSD Facilities - 24 hours
(1) relevant regulatory requirements;
(2) hazard identification & recognition;
(3) site safety & health and emergency response plans;
(4) review of health effects and medical surveillance;
(5) toxicology guidelines
(6) review and explanation of OSHA’s hazard communication standard;
(7) review and explanation of RCRA operations for treatment, storage and disposal facilities;
(8) fundamentals of chemical safety;
(9) fire and explosion hazards;
(10) general safety hazards;
(11) general hazard and risk assessment techniques;
(12) response organization;
(13) selection, use, maintenance and limitations of chemical & (PPE) personal protective equipment;
(14) termination procedures;
(15) decontamination procedures; and
(16) course review

24- Hour Site Support Worker Course.....3-day course/Fee: $500.00
For on-site personnel who are regularly on hazardous waste sites in areas with exposures under permissible exposure limits and published exposure limits, such as personnel or outside contractors supporting site operations. Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 (e)(3)(iii).

Annual Hazardous Waste Site Operations Refresher.....8-hour course /Fee: $200.00
Annual refresher training as required by OSHA for all personnel working on or at a hazardous waste site who are required to take any of the training listed above. Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 (e)(8).

24-Hour RCRA TSD Facilities Training Course.....3-day course/Fee: $500.00
For personnel managing or participating in operations at treatment, storage and disposal (TSD) facilities under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), including supervisors, workers, plant managers, health and safety personnel, etc. Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 (p)(7)(i).

HAZWOP Supervisor / Manager - 8 hours
(1) relevant regulatory requirements;
(2) hazard identification & recognition;
(3) site safety & health and emergency response plans;
(4) review of health effects and medical surveillance;
(5) toxicology guidelines
(6) review and explanation of OSHA’s hazard communication standard;
(7) review and explanation of RCRA operations for treatment, storage and disposal facilities;
(8) fundamentals of chemical safety;
(9) fire and explosion hazards;
(10) general safety hazards;
(11) general hazard and risk assessment techniques;
(12) response organization;
(13) selection, use, maintenance and limitations of chemical & (PPE) personal protective equipment;
(14) termination procedures;
(15) decontamination procedures; and
(16) course review


Annual RCRA TSD Refresher Training Course..... 1-day course/Fee: $200.00
8-Hour annual refresher training as required by RCRA/OSHA for all personnel at RCRA TSD facilities. Fulfills requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 (p)(7)(ii).