The OSHA 1910.120 (HAZWOPER) Standard requires that all personnel who are expected to respond pro-actively to emergencies involving
hazardous materials must receive 24 hours of specialized training on hazardous materials.
TNEC’s 3-day course combines interactive classroom activities, dress-out in level A suits, and live emergency simulations to prepare students for a proper response.
A post-simulation debriefing challenges students to
evaluate the effectiveness of their response.
The curriculum includes:
* Contract courses can also be delivered at a company’s or agency’s site anywhere in New England or at our training center at UMass Lowell
Since 1987, The New England Consortium (TNEC), based at UMass Lowell, has delivered worker health and safety training to companies, organizations, and communities throughout New England. TNEC specializes in the small-group method of instruction to provide participatory, interactive, hands-on training in hazardous materials operations, emergency response, disaster preparedness, infectious disease preparedness, construction safety, and a wide range of general workplace health and safety topics.