Respiratory Protection (HAZWOPER)

This training program is designed to present information on the nature of hazardous materials and help employees reduce or eliminate potential exposure to hazardous materials in their work environments. Upon completion of the program, employees should: • Understand the potential effects of respiratory hazards.• Recognize situations that require wearing respirators.• Understand that complete training and authorization is needed before using a respirator.• Know how and when to use different respiratory equipment, including supplied-air respirators (SAR) and self-contained breathing apparatuses (SCBA).• Recognize the importance of proper fit-testing.• Know how to clean and maintain a respirator.If you need this program in Spanish, please contact your BizLibrary Learning Consultant.


In this course, you'll be introduced to the various areas of coverage of OSHA's HAZWOPER standard, including its general scope and application and which employers on which types of worksites are covered by the standard.

OSHA's HAZWOPER Requirements

In this course, we'll discuss OSHA requirements that are often related to hazardous waste operations, but aren't actually included in the HAZWOPER standard (29 CFR 1910.120). This includes recordkeeping requirements, the hazard communication standard, the bloodborne pathogens standard, and a number of other federal regulations.