The 40-Hour HAZWOPER:

Hazardous Waste Site Personnel Basic Health and Safety Course

August 15 – 19, 2022 | 8am – 4pm
TNEC – Lowell Training Center, Lowell , MA

Standard 1910.120 requires all hazardous waste site workers to complete this course before entering a site.

Curriculum
  • rights and responsibilities
  • hazardous waste site assessment
  • chemical hazards
  • air monitoring
  • site control, materials handling
  • medical surveillance
  • respiratory protection
  • chemical protective clothing
  • emergency response
  • and confined space entry.
  • CEU=4
Course Structure
  • classroom presentations
  • table-top exercises
  • dress-outs in level A, B, and C suits and respirators
  • live, interactive drills
  • hands-on teaching styles of instructors that are designed to provide the student with practical and applicable knowledge.

* 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.