ECCC Workforce Development offers OSHA ‘HAZWOPER’ Training

OSHA HAZWOPER, training for Hazardous Waste Operations Workers, is being offered at Taylor Machine Works in Louisville through the East Central Community College Workforce Development Center. This 24-hour course provides training in remediation and clean-up of an uncontrolled hazardous waste site.  In addition, emphasis is placed on site safety and health plans, response protocol, confined space entry, emergency planning, decontamination, trenching, and excavation. The course is being taught by Ben Rosenkrans, experienced HAZMAT instructor and is required for persons working the American Creosote Site.  The course will include classroom lecture and hands-on skills.  Participants will receive a training manual, NIOSH Pocket Guidebook to Chemical Substances, and an Emergency Response Guide.  A certificate and 24-hour card will document your successful completion of the course.  Pre-registration with payment and 100% completion of the course is required.
Training will begin Tuesday, June 24, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and will run through Thursday, June 26, 2014.
Cost of the class is $200 per trainee.
For more information, contact Chris Clark, ECCC Workforce Development Coordinator, Phone 601-635-6245.