Course Information

Health and Safety for Solid Waste Workers

Details:

Number:724
Hours:0
Active:Yes
Certification Only:No

Tracks:

TrackHoursInitial
Class I, III Landfill Operator8False
Construction and Demolition Debris Landfill Operator8False
Material Recovery Facility Operator8False
Spotter / Waste Screener4False
Transfer Station Operator8False

Providers:

Description:

This course is designed to provide an overview of some of the key safety and primary hazards of the solid waste industry. The course will focus on the hazards and risks to workers involved in collection, handling and disposal. Specific hazards are presented and the relevant risk control measure will also be discussed. The measures are designed to provide safe work environment as well as meet the OSHA requirements for safety.