Hazardous Waste Worker Training

Since 1987, the Hazardous Waste Worker Training Program has developed a strong network of nonprofit organizations that deliver high-quality, peer-reviewed safety and health curriculum to hazardous waste workers and emergency responders in every region of the country. These courses have established national benchmarks for quality worker safety and health training, including a strong emphasis on peer instructors and hands-on instruction.

Training developed and administered under this program area includes topics such as:

  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Emergency Response Awareness
  • Hazardous Materials Transportation
  • 40-hr HAZWOPER & 8-hr Refresher