Missouri   Waste 
Control  Coalition

2021 HAZWOPER Training - 40 hour course

  • 11 Jan 2021
  • 8:00 AM
  • 15 Jan 2021
  • 5:00 PM
  • Roaring River/Bennett Springs Conference Rm, 1730 E Elm St, Jefferson City, MO 65101
  • 49


  • Must be a full-time student at a Missouri educational institution.


MWCC has contracted with Nova Consulting Group, Inc. to provide a 40-hour HAZWOPER Training consistent with OSHA's Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response standard (29 CFR 1910.10 and 1925.65). Students will receive a training manual, and at the conclusion of the course, they will receive validation certificates.

Registration fee per registrant is $150; $50 for full-time students. Class is limited to the first 50 participants. A waiting list will be available in the event of cancellations. 

All registrants must be employees of a Missouri state or local government agency, or companies that work in Missouri or a full-time student at a Missouri school.

At the conclusion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Understand the purpose of OSHA and its role in regulating occupational safety
  • Use Site Characterization to establish problems that may exist in your workplace and measures that can be implemented to eliminate hazards
  • Identify hazardous materials existent in the workplace and the possible methods, symptoms and preventative measures of exposure
  • Be able to use a Safety Data sheets (SDS) to identify and properly handle hazardous materials
  • Become familiar with materials, compounds and mixtures that may present flammable, explosive, chemical or radiological hazards
  • Understand the importance of personal protective equipment in limiting hazardous exposure
  • Establish an effective Site Control Program to limit the risk of exposure to only those working in the hazardous work zone
  • Implement procedures for treating workers in the event of hazardous exposure
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