HAZWOPER: Monitoring Procedures and Equipment
Hazardous materials and waste are a part of many work situations and can be found in many types of facilities and job sites. It is very important for your employees to know how to recognize these potentially dangerous substances, and how to handle and dispose of them properly. As part of OSHA's HAZWOPER regulations, there are varying requirements for employee training, depending on the employee's specific level of involvement with hazardous materials.
This program will help employees understand how to use specific types of monitoring instruments to identify the existence of hazardous conditions in their work environment. Topics include:
- The dangers of contamination
- Direct-reading instruments
- Sampling collection devices
- Site characterization
- The different types of exposure monitoring