Whether a corporation utilizes, transports, or stores hazardous materials (hazmat), there is always
a chance that a chemical leak (spill) will occur. Beyond the legal obligations for all employees to
receive training in handling chemical spills, an owner also has a duty to ensure employee safety.
A HAZWOPER-trained team (29 CFR 1910.120), hence, must cope with these spills.
Hazwoper – 8 Hour Refresher Spill Response Training is a refresher training to be taken annually
by spill cleanup specialists, who are responsible for containing and removing the spilled material
safely in an emergency response spill.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for general industry.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for construction sector.
HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA guidelines.
This refresher training is obligatory for waste site cleanup workers and for those workers who
work at hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities
This refresher training has been designed to shed light on:
Type of HAZMAT Spills
Spill Control and Containment
Requirements for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Waste Characterization, Sampling, Handling, and Decontamination
Standard Procedures and Reporting