This course is five days and is designed for personnel who will be involved in the cleanup activities and investigations at hazardous waste sites.  The course combines demonstrations, lectures,  and hands-on training in many levels of personal protective equipment (PPE). Exercises include donning level C PPE, decontamination, and use of self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA). Personnel who need this training include general contractors, excavation contractors, environmental consultants, engineers, field technicians/scientists, and anyone engaged in hazardous substance removal. This course satisfies the general OSHA/Washington State training requirements in 29 CFR 1910.120 and WAC 296-843 for hazardous waste operations and emergency response. An annual 8-hour HAZWOPER refresher course is required to maintain this certification.  Cost: $730