HAZWOPER in Maine
HAZWOPERTraining.com offers HAZWOPER training courses that are accepted statewide by Maine. The OSHA 24 Hour HAZWOPER Training, 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training and 8 Hour HAZWOPER Refresher courses below can be taken for all workers in Maine that need HAZWOPER training. In addition, if you relocate to another state, the same training will be honored there.
Click on the Enroll Now! button for the course you want to take, register and pay online, and you begin your course when you’re ready. You can take the course at your own pace, login and logout as needed. The course is 100% online and is available 24×7.
Once you complete your course, you can print out your certificate of completion immediately as proof of compliance with OSHA HAZWOPER regulations. You will receive your PVC ID card in the mail within four to six weeks*.
*The PVC ID card is optional with the 8 Hour HAZWOPER Refresher course, and adds an additional $5.00 if selected at the time of enrollment. To do so, just select the course that is priced at $44.95. Adding this option later will cost an additional $10.00.
What you need to know
Maine does not have a federally approved occupational safety and health regulatory program for the state; therefore, private sector workplaces must comply with federal occupational safety and health standards.
The state has adopted the hazardous waste operations and emergency response (HAZWOPER) rules by reference (Code of ME Rules (CMR) 12-179-002 for general industry and CMR 12-179-003 for the construction industry) for public sector employers (state, county, and local government agencies, commissions, and school systems).
The U.S. Department of Labor/Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) administers and enforces federal workplace safety and health requirements in private sector workplaces. The Maine Department of Labor/Workplace Safety Division administers safety and health rules for public sector workplaces.