What Does Hazwoper Stand For?
Hazardous Waste and Emergency Response Operations
Who Needs Hazwoper training?
According to OSHA, anybody who is exposed, or potentially exposed, to hazardous substances - including hazardous waste - and who work in either clean-up operations, or responses to clean-up operations, or possible clean-up operations due to the threat of hazardous substance release.
How Long is Hazwoper Certification Good For?
In order to maintain an active Hazwoper certification, an 8 Hour Hazwoper Refresher needs to be taken annually, each year after the initial Hazwoper 40 is taken.