Hazwoper 2020 Refresher (8-Hour)

Level: Certificate
Duration: 8 Hours 0 Minutes
Course ID: MOOD387
CEUs: 0.8

The HAZWOPER 2020 Refresher (8-Hour) course from ClickSafety is an advanced certificate/card-level training designed to provide essential knowledge and training as prescribed by the OSHA standard for hazardous waste operations and emergency response (HAZWOPER) in 29 CFR 1910.120. All levels of employment are required to have eight hours of training annually.This specific training helps participants review basic occupation safety and health principles during their initial 24-hour or 40-hour certification training.


  • Wildfire Safety Awareness, a timely special edition topic with applications to the HAZOPWER workforce
  • Trenching and Excavation safety updates
  • New video content about Fall Protection and Excavations
  • Additional topics including lithium batteries, fatigue management, radiation and weather-related emergencies and portable generators
  • OSHA's penalty adjustments including increased fines


ClickSafety’s HAZWOPER 2020 Refresher (8-Hour) course is designed to provide essential knowledge required and prescribed by OSHA’s standard for HAZWOPER. Specific course topics include the following:

  • Important and relevant HAWOPER safety and health issues addressed by OSHA and other organizations for 2020
  • Requirements of the OSHA HAZWOPER standard
  • Hazardous waste site characterization and control
  • Training requirements for workers, managers, supervisors, and teachers
  • Employer Health and Safety (EH&S) programs, including organizational structure, site safety plans, safety meetings and inspections
  • Medical surveillance programs
  • Engineering controls, safe work practices and personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Site and high-risk employee monitoring
  • Site decontamination, illumination, and sanitation
  • New technology programs
  • Requirements of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976 (RCRA) for treatment, storage, and disposal (TS&D) facilities
  • Hazardous substance release emergencies
  • Emergency response plans for hazardous waste operations
  • Respirator basics including usage requirements and major types
  • Wildfire safety awareness as applicable to the HAZWOPER industry and compliance with OSHA regulation

The HAZWOPER 2020 Refresher (8-Hour) course from ClickSafety is ideal for employees, managers, and supervisors of all level who may be exposed or potentially exposed to hazardous substances while on the job; the course is also ideal for those who have already taken their 24-hour or 40-hour HAZWOPER certification training. Individuals who may specifically benefit from this course include the following:

  • Workers involved in mandatory or voluntary clean-up operations
  • Workers involved in corrective actions involving clean-up operations
  • Workers involved in operations involving hazardous waste
  • Workers involved in emergency response operations
  • Utility and other contractors and subcontractor workers who perform duties at a hazardous waste site
  • On-Site Supervisors and Managers

If you have any concerns as to whether this course is appropriate for you or your industry, please browse our full selection of Online Courses and Safety Packs, call 800-971-1080, or Contact Us online.

ClickSafety’s HAZWOPER 2020 Refresher (8-Hour) offers eight hours of comprehensive training and study guides, as well as additional materials to promote compliance with OSHA’s HAZWOPER Standard 1910.120(e)(8). Upon successful completion of this training, participants can expect to:

  • Understand the requirements of the OSHA HAZWOPER Standard
  • Minimize potential of citation or penalty by OSHA
  • Understand site and high-risk employee monitoring
  • Know the importance of EH&S programs, site safety plans, safety meetings, and more
  • Identify the important and relevant HAZWOPER issues addressed by OSHA and other organizations
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CEU Requirements

To receive CEU credit for taking this course, you must:

• Complete the entire course
• Pass the knowledge checkpoints with a score of 70%
• Complete the course evaluation form at the end of the course

Upon successful completion, you will receive a certificate showing the CEUs earned.