This 8-hour training is intended for personnel who have participated in a 40-hour Hazardous Waste Site Worker Training (TNEC Course #101, or equivalent) and who are required to participate annually in an 8-Hour Refresher training.
The curriculum for the Site Worker Refresher is reviewed and modified each year to reflect new modules.
The typical curriculum includes small-group activities
that review the following:
The Refresher concludes with a final Table-Top Activity
relating to the evaluation of a storage facility suspected
to contain hazardous materials/wastes and how removal of same should proceed.
* 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.