HAZWOPER in New Jersey
HAZWOPERTraining.com offers HAZWOPER training courses that are accepted statewide by New Jersey. The OSHA 24 Hour HAZWOPER Training, 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training and 8 Hour HAZWOPER Refresher courses below can be taken for all workers in New Jersey 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
New Jersey does not have a federally approved occupational safety and health regulatory program for private sector workplaces in the state; therefore, private sector workplaces must comply with federal occupational safety and health standards.
The state has a federally approved occupational safety and health regulatory program for public sector (state and local government) workplaces, and has adopted by reference the federal rules for hazardous waste operations and emergency response (HAZWOPER) in general industry (NJAC 12:100-4.2).
The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) administers and enforces occupational safety and health requirements in private sector workplaces. The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development/Office of Public Employees Occupational Safety and Health (PEOSH) administers and enforces New Jersey’s occupational safety requirements in public sector workplaces. The Department of Health and Senior Services administers and enforces occupational health requirements and all worker right-to-know requirements in public sector workplaces.