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HAZWOPER, 8-hour Initial Training - Virtual

The OSHA emergency response standard 1910.120 (HAZWOPER) requires a minimum of eight hours of initial training for operations level emergency responders (defensive action). First responder operations level are trained to respond to hazardous substance releases to contain the release from a safe distance, keep it from spreading, and prevent exposures. Emphasis will be placed on responding in a defensive manner without actually trying to stop the release. This one-day course meets the initial training requirements of 1910.120(q).

Video and audio capabilities are required for this training.

Topics include: basic hazard and risk assessment techniques, selection and use of personal protective equipment provided to the first responder operational level, basic hazardous materials terms, basic control, containment and/or confinement operations, basic decontamination procedures, implementation of emergency response plans and incident command systems and termination procedures.

Cancellation Policy:
Pre-registration and payment are required. Hopefully you won't need to cancel, but if you do, please do so at least three business days prior to the course for a full refund. No refunds will be made after three business days prior to the course. This policy will be enforced, so please plan ahead if you need to cancel your attendance.
Length: Full day

Aug 25, 2022
HAZA-1475
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Where: Online
Instructor: Dave Sublette
Members: $285.00
Nonmembers: $385.00
This is a VIRTUAL training. To register, call 605-361-7785 or email moira@southdakotasafetycouncil.org


Faculty
Dave Sublette, CSP    
Safety Council Staff
Dave Sublette, CSP began his safety career as a squadron safety officer during his time in the Air Force. After 20 years of active duty service he shifted gears into specialty construction. He obtained a Masters degree in Occupational Health and Safety from Columbia Southern University and also a Masters in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Dave has worked many years in the field of occupational health and safety with experience in construction, general industry, munitions, and aviation. He is also versed in workers compensation, insurance claims handling, and OSHA recordkeeping.





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