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40 Hour Hazardous Waste Sample Agenda

40-Hour Hazardous Waste Site Worker Training Certification- Sample Agenda

Sample agenda & course outline

40-Hour Hazardous Waste Site Worker Basic Health and Safety Training Course

THE NEW ENGLAND CONSORTIUM OPEN ENROLLMENT AGENDA
40 HOUR BASIC HEALTH AND SAFETY COURSE
FOR HAZARDOUS WASTE SITE WORKERS

Monday
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Introduction
9:00 - 11:00a.m. Rights and Responsibilities
11:00a.m.- 12:00 p.m. HASP/Site Characterization
12:00 - 12:30p.m. Lunch
12:30 - 1:30p.m. HASP/Site Characterization (cont’d.)
1:30 - 3:30p.m. Chemical Hazards
3:30 - 4:30p.m. Exposure Limits
Tuesday
8:00 - 8:15a.m.* Review
8:15 - 10:00a.m. Toxic Properties of Chemicals
10:00 - 11:15a.m. Air Monitoring Instruments
11:15a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Respiratory Protection
12:00 - 12:30p.m. Lunch
12:30 - 1:30p.m. Respiratory Protection (cont’d.)
1:30 - 4:30p.m. Combined Air Monitoring and Using Respirators Hands On
Wednesday
8:00 - 8:15a.m.* Review
8:15 - 9:15a.m. Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
9:15 - 10:15a.m. Materials Sampling and Handling
10:15a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Chemical Protective Clothing
12:00 - 12:30p.m. Lunch
12:30 - 1:15p.m. Chemical Protective Clothing (cont’d.)
1:15 - 2:45p.m. Site Control
2:45 - 4:30p.m. LevelB Dressout/Decontamination
Thursday
8:00 - 8:15a.m.* Review
8:15 - 9:15a.m. Safety
9:15 - 10:30a.m. Medical Surveillance
10:30a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Emergency Response
12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:30 - 1:30p.m. Physical and Biological Hazards
1:30 - 2:45p.m. Confined Space Entry
2:45 - 4:30p.m. Level B Dressout/Decontamination
Friday
8:00 - 8:15a.m.* Review
8:15 - 9:30a.m. Game: Toxic Jeopardy
9:30 - 10:30a.m. Written Exam
10:30a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Review Activity
12:00 - 12:30p.m. Lunch
12:30 - 1:30p.m. Plan/Prepare for Practical Exercise
1:30 - 3:30p.m. Practical Exercise (Final Incident)
3:30 - 4:30p.m. Clean Up/Course Evaluations/Award Certificates

*Note: There is a 15-minute block of time at the beginning of the second through fifth days. This time is reserved for reviewing the previous day’s training and activities, for answering any questions/resolving any problems that may have arisen and for highlighting the modules to be covered in the current day.