Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
TEEX-0191
Organization Course Number:
HAZ005
Location:
Classroom-based
Length:
5 days (40 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 2 Hazwoper Training
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 1 Hazardous Materials Management
This course is recommended for a total of 3 semester hours at the lower-division baccalaureate/associate degree category
Description

Objective:

The course objective is to gain the knowledge and skills to operate and work in a Hazardous Materials (HazMat) cleanup site.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Have the knowledge and skills to operate and work in a Hazardous Materials (HazMat) cleanup site

General Course Topics:

  • Regulatory overview
  • Hazardous substances
  • Principles of toxicology
  • Information resources
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Environmental monitoring
  • Environmental sampling
  • Containment
  • Decontamination
  • Site preparation and operations
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Classroom Exercise
  • Discussion
  • Lectures
  • Practical Exercises

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations

Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials