HAZWOPER 8 hour Refresher
 (5 student min, 20 students max)
HAZWOPER 24, 40 hour (15 students max per class)

DURATION OF COURSE: 8 hours/24 hours over 3 days
The levels of training and competencies one must demonstrate and information sheets used for 8-hour refresher is as follows:

    8-hour Refresher
o Know how to implement employer’s emergency response plan
 Introduction and standard
 Hazard Communication
 Emergency response plan
 California hazardous materials incident contingency plan
o Know the classification, identification, and verification of known and unknown materials using field survey instruments and equipment
 Detection devices
o Be able to function within an assigned role in the ICS
 Incident command system
 Laws
o Know how to select and use proper specialized chemical PPE provided to the hazardous materials worker
 Proper protective clothing
 Laws
o Understand hazard and risk assessment techniques
 Chemistry and terms
 Recognition and identification
 Entry and back-up team operations
o Be able to perform advance control, containment and/or confinement operations and rescue injured or contaminated persons within the capabilities of the resources and PPE available in the unit
 Rescue, containment, control, confinement and decontamination
 Decontamination
 Basic control techniques
 Confined Space Entry
 Tanker trucks
o Understand and implement equipment, victim and rescue personnel decontamination procedures
 Decontamination
 Rescue procedures
o Understand termination procedures
 Termination
o Understand basic chemical and toxicological terminology and behavior
 Chemistry and terms
 Toxicology
o Review
 Game 
 Questions/Discussion
 Exercise(s) followed by debrief
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Designed by: Denis Kennedy 
Copyright 2011 A+ Safety Training 
All Rights Reserved

Designed by: Denis Kennedy 
Copyright 2011 A+ Safety Training 
All Rights Reserved