Course Catalog

HazWoper 8 Hour (in person training) - 50 North Medical Drive Salt Lake City , Utah

04/19/2021 - 04/19/2021

Instructor led portion of the 40 Hour HazWoper
Location: 50 North Medical Drive 50 North Medical Drive Salt Lake City , Utah 84132
Registration rates:
Standard Registration Open 04/01/2021 to 04/01/2021
standard HazWoper : $245.00
Available Seats: 10

ONLINE TRAINING - 24 Hour Hazwoper Training

Our 24-Hour HAZWOPER course will teach you how to protect yourself and stay safe, even if you have limited exposure to these types of hazardous substances. Additionally, the course gives you a thorough understanding of OSHA standard 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3).

 

At the beginning of the course, there is a module that trains you on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) so that you understand OSHA's 2013 updates to the Hazardous Communication Standard.

Who should take this course:

You should take a HAZWOPER 24-Hour course if you work with or near hazardous materials under permissible exposure limits (PELs).  

If you work with hazardous materials that are at or above permissible exposure limits, you should take our 40-Hour HAZWOPER. Please contact Rachel Brown, Program Manager 801-581-8042 to set up an appointment to schedule the hands on portion to complete the full 40 hour Hazwoper Certification.
Registration Price: $150.00

ONLINE TRAINING - 32 Hour Hazwoper Hybrid Training

Our comprehensive 40-Hour HAZWOPER course is interactive (using 360 video and virtual reality practice scenarios) reviewing topics that relate to Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER), including site characterization, hazardous chemicals, radiation hazards, personal protective equipment (PPE), and decontamination methods.

Who Needs HAZWOPER 40-Hour Training Online?

Our 40-Hour HAZWOPER online training is ideal if you are exposed (or potentially exposed) to hazardous waste and substances at work. Particularly, the training is a must if you're an emergency responder or you clean, store, dispose, or treat hazardous materials. Please contact racheltbrown@hsc.utah.edu to schedule the 8 hour hands on portion of the training.

Registration Price: $245.00

ONLINE TRAINING - Business Safety and Success during the COVID 19 Pandemic - Employees

Staying healthy and safe begins with education and reliable information. This comprehensive training program delivers expert guidance from health professionals, human resource experts, education leaders, and industrial hygienists. Using a machine-learning software known as Adaptive 3.0, the program adapts to our individual learning style and behaviors, and allows us to choose how we learn best. Some of us prefer to learn by watching videos, and some by reading - with this training, we have the choice. Best of all, you can take this on any device, anywhere.

The course covers the basics on how to help prevent catching and spreading influenza, COVID-19, foodborne diseases, the real science behind masks, physical distancing, and other infection prevention tips. It also delivers guidance on employee rights and how we can make simple choices to stay healthier, safer, and more informed. Individuals who complete the course will earn 0.2 Continuing Education Units through the University of Utah. This program was funded in party by The National Institutes of Health and The U.S. Department of Commerce.


Click below to take the course evaluation surveys:
COVID -19: Live Safe. Work Safe. Pre-Course evaluation
COVID-19: Live Safe. Work Safe. Post-Course evaluation
Registration Price: Free

ONLINE TRAINING - Business Safety and Success during the COVID 19 Pandemic - Managers

Staying healthy and safe begins with education and reliable information. This comprehensive training program delivers expert guidance from health professionals, human resource experts, education leaders, and industrial hygienists. Using a machine-learning software known as Adaptive 3.0, the program adapts to our individual learning style and behaviors, and allows us to choose how we learn best. Some of us prefer to learn by watching videos, and some by reading - with this training, we have the choice. Best of all, you can take this on any device, anywhere.

The course covers the basics on how to help prevent catching and spreading influenza, COVID-19, foodborne diseases, the real science behind masks, physical distancing, and other infection prevention tips. It also delivers guidance on employee rights and how we can make simple choices to stay healthier, safer, and more informed. Individuals who complete the course will earn 0.2 Continuing Education Units through the University of Utah. This program was funded in party by The National Institutes of Health and The U.S. Department of Commerce.


Click below to take the course evaluation surveys:
COVID -19: Live Safe. Work Safe. Pre-Course evaluation
COVID-19: Live Safe. Work Safe. Post-Course evaluation
Registration Price: Free

ONLINE TRAINING - Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) 2020.1.3

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates volunteers about disaster preparedness for the hazards that may impact their area and trains them basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations. CERT offers a consistent, nationwide approach to volunteer training and organization that professional responders can rely on during disaster situations, which allows them to focus on more complex tasks. Through CERT, the capabilities to prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters is built and enhanced.

Program Managers and Instructors— For a guide on how to administrate the hands-on portion with this delivery format:
https://medicine.utah.edu/rmcoeh/about-us/outreach/cert/program-manager-instructors.php

Students — To see what the hands-on, practical portion of your training looks like:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xYB5jiVp3BEOb6oOZ_iAtO1rA4QSuwrE/view?usp=sharing

To find your Nearest CERT Program to take the hands-on practical portion of your training: http://bit.ly/findacert

For a backup link to the CERT Basic Training Participant Manual, visit
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KMZkAQTgKwoPO8fejfZjXrsE4qenZA7K/view?usp=sharing

You can take this course on desktop PC/Mac, mobile, and tablet devices at your own pace and convenience. This online course satisfies the lecture portion of CERT Basic Training. In order to receive a certificate of full course completion, you must also complete the hands-on, practical portion of the training provided by your local CERT program. Please contact onlinecert@utah.edu with additional questions or if you are experiencing technical issues with the course.
Registration Price: Free

ONLINE TRAINING - Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) 2020.1.3 (Spanish)

El programa del Equipo Comunitario de Respuesta a Emergencias (CERT) educa a los voluntarios sobre la preparación ante desastres ante los peligros que pueden afectar su área y los capacita en habilidades básicas de respuesta ante desastres, como seguridad contra incendios, búsqueda y rescate ligero, organización de equipos y operaciones médicas en caso de desastre. El CERT ofrece un enfoque nacional consistente para la capacitación y organización de voluntarios en el que los respondedores profesionales pueden confiar durante situaciones de desastre, lo que les permite concentrarse en tareas más complejas. A través de CERT, se construyen y mejoran las capacidades para prepararse, responder y recuperarse de los desastres.

Para obtener un enlace de respaldo al Manual del participante de capacitación básica del CERT, visite https://www.ready.gov/sites/default/files/2019.CERT_.Basic_.PM_.FINAL_.Spanish.508c.pdf
Registration Price: Free

ONLINE TRAINING - Hazardous Materials Awareness Level Training

Participants will learn how to recognize a hazardous materials release and the risks involved. They will also learn how to identify the released material; how to use available resources, including the Emergency Response Guidebook; and how to notify the proper authorities in the event of a hazardous material emergency.

There are five modules in this course as follows:
  • Module 1

    What is HAZWPOER?
    Regulatory History
  • Module 2

    Understanding Hazardous Substances
    Definitions and Terminology
  • Module 3

    hazardous Substance Recognition
    Definitions and Terminology
  • Module 4

    Responding to Hazardous Substances
    Releases, Tools for a safe response
  • Module 5

    Final Learning Assessment
    Confirm what you have learned
Registration Price: Free

ONLINE TRAINING - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Annual Refresher

The 8-hour HAZWOPER Refresher course satisfies OSHA's requirement for eight hours of annual HAZWOPER refresher training. This training is designed for workers and managers at hazardous waste operations who previously completed 40- or 24-hour HAZWOPER training.

The 8-hour HAZWOPER Refresher course will keep you up to date on a wide range of topics relevant to hazardous waste operations, including:

    • Decontamination
    • Toxicology
    • Levels of Protection
    • Detecting Hazardous Materials
    • Respirators
    • Site Safety Planning
    • Hazard Communication
    • Hazardous Waste

 

According to OSHA's HAZWOPER standard, workers and supervisors at hazardous waste operations must be trained on these topics annually to remain competent.

Registration Price: $39.00

ONLINE TRAINING - Live Safe. Work Safe. COVID-19 Basics (Employees)

Staying healthy and safe begins with education and reliable information. This comprehensive training program delivers expert guidance from health professionals, human resource experts, education leaders, and industrial hygienists. Using a machine-learning software known as Adaptive 3.0, the program adapts to our individual learning style and behaviors, and allows us to choose how we learn best. Some of us prefer to learn by watching videos, and some by reading - with this training, we have the choice. Best of all, you can take this on any device, anywhere.

The course covers the basics on how to help prevent catching and spreading influenza, COVID-19, foodborne diseases, the real science behind masks, physical distancing, and other infection prevention tips. It also delivers guidance on employee rights and how we can make simple choices to stay healthier, safer, and more informed. Individuals who complete the course will earn 0.2 Continuing Education Units through the University of Utah. This program was funded in party by The National Institutes of Health and The U.S. Department of Commerce.


Click below to take the course evaluation surveys:
COVID -19: Live Safe. Work Safe. Pre-Course evaluation
COVID-19: Live Safe. Work Safe. Post-Course evaluation
Registration Price: Free

ONLINE TRAINING - Neighborhood Emergency Response Planning (NERP)

This training program assists homeowners, Homeowner Associations, Condominium Associations and Neighborhood Organizations to plan ahead in preparation for a disaster so that they have the necessary supplies, and are able to assist other homeowners to sustain the basic necessities, such as food and water for at least 72 hours. 

Registration Price: Free

ONLINE TRAINING - Online HazMat

“Hazardous Materials Handling and Injury Prevention” for hazardous materials workers is FREE. It consists of four (4) modules of training for companies and individual workers.
 
This certificate program will train workers in the areas of:

Module 1 - Slips, Trips, and Falls

Module 2 - Low Back Pain Causes and Prevention

Module 3 - Safety for Workers in the General Industry

Module 4 - Chemical Hazards

Registration Price: Free

ONLINE TRAINING - Protecting Yourself from COVID 19 in the Workplace

Protecting Yourself from COVID 19 in the Workplace
Registration Price: Free

ONLINE TRAINING - Spanish_Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Annual Refresher

The 8-hour HAZWOPER Refresher course satisfies OSHA's requirement for eight hours of annual HAZWOPER refresher training. This training is designed for workers and managers at hazardous waste operations who previously completed 40- or 24-hour HAZWOPER training.

The 8-hour HAZWOPER Refresher course will keep you up to date on a wide range of topics relevant to hazardous waste operations, including:

    • Decontamination
    • Toxicology
    • Levels of Protection
    • Detecting Hazardous Materials
    • Respirators
    • Site Safety Planning
    • Hazard Communication
    • Hazardous Waste

 

According to OSHA's HAZWOPER standard, workers and supervisors at hazardous waste operations must be trained on these topics annually to remain competent.

Registration Price: $39.00