The Iowa-Illinois Safety Council's trainers can customize the training to your company and your specific needs.  On-site training is great for when you need to train several employees with little disruption to their normal schedule.

This Training course is a requirement for all those employed for hazardous waste cleanup, hazardous waste site workers, and those performing investigations, assessments, or other site activities involving hazardous wastes. This 5 day course fulfills the requirements for personnel working on CERCLA/RCRA, NPL, Superfund, and industrial cleanup sites in accordance with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120.

What You Will Learn

  • Legislation and Standards
  • Toxicology and Chemistry
  • Informational Resources and Hazard Recognition
  • Safe Chemical Handling
  • Emergency Action and Fire Prevention
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Compatibility of Hazardous Materials and Wastes
  • On-site Safety
  • Medical Surveillance
  • Confined Spaces
  • Incident Command Structure
  • Emergency Response
  • Chemical Labels
  • PPE for Emergency Response
  • Respiratory Protection Donning, Doffing 
  • Decontamination
  • Spill Cleanup and Critique of Response

You'll Be Able To

  • Respond to and clean up Hazardous waste spills
  • Identify causes of spills to prevent re-occurrence
  • Understand different control methods

For any questions or to receive a quote on your custom on-site training, contact the IISC trainers.