About This Course

This OSHA 8 Hour HAZWOPER Hands-On Training (Classroom version) course is designed for workers who need the OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER certification  and who require hands-on training.

The course is OSHA compliant and can be combined with the 32 hour online portion of the to 40 Hour HAZWOPER combo course to complete the 40 hour training. The objectives of this hazardous waste operations and emergency response course are to meet:

  • Federal OSHA HAZWOPER training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e) for general industry
  • Federal OSHA HAZWOPER training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(8) for construction
  • HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA regulations

Per 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(8) and 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(8):

Employees specified in paragraph (e)(1) of this section, and managers and supervisors specified in paragraph (e)(4) of this section, shall receive eight hours of refresher training annually on the items specified in paragraph (e)(2) and/or (e)(4) of this section, any critique of incidents that have occurred in the past year that can serve as training examples of related work, and other relevant topics.

For information on OSHA HAZWOPER training requirements or the HAZWOPER courses we offer, visit our HAZWOPER Training page.

Course Format & Length

This 8 Hr HAZWOPER Hands-On course includes up-to-date, high quality training created with your safety and learning as our top priority.

You can enroll in the classroom courses offered at our facilities through open enrollment. This course is typically scheduled during one 8 hour day. The training will take a minimum of 8 hours to complete. View classroom training schedule.

We can also provide this training on-site at your location when hosted by your employer. Request a quote for onsite training.

Course Topics

This 8 Hour OSHA HAZWOPER Hands On classroom course will cover the following topics:

  • SCBAs
  • Air Purifying Respirators
  • Level A Ensembles
  • Level B Ensembles
  • Level C Ensembles
  • Level D Ensembles
  • Monitoring and Detection Devices
  • Decontamination set up
  • Sampling tools
  • And other available tools

HAZWOPER Certification

Once this OSHA HAZWOPER training course is completed successfully, you will be issued a Fed-OSHA certificate in accordance with 29 CFR 1910.120. You will be given access to download, save or print a Course Completion Certificate which is provided in PDF format. Within 24 hours of course completion, you will also be mailed a PVC credit card style Wallet ID Card with optional photo, showing training course completion.