HAZWOPER in Washington
HAZWOPERTraining.com offers HAZWOPER training courses that are accepted statewide by Washington. The OSHA 24 Hour HAZWOPER Training, 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training and 8 Hour HAZWOPER Refresher courses below can be taken for all workers in Washington 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
Washington has adopted hazardous waste operations and emergency response (HAZWOPER) rules that mirror federal rules, and additional provisions for decontamination, site evaluations, the site-specific Health and Safety Plan, site work zone access, and hazardous waste site and post-emergency response training that are stricter than federal rules (WAC 296-843-100 to 296-843-300).
The Washington Department of Labor and Industries (DLI) administers and enforces workplace safety and health rules.
Related rules. The state has adopted other workplace safety rules that may apply to hazardous waste operations and emergency response (HAZWOPER):
- WAC 296-800-140 Accident Prevention Program
- WAC 296-800-210 Lighting
- WAC 296-800-230 Drinking Water, Bathrooms, Washing Facilities, and Waste Disposal
- WAC 296-24 Safety Standards for General Safety
- WAC 296-833 Temporary Housing for Workers
- WAC 296-62 General Occupational Health
- WAC 296-155 Safety Standards for Construction Work
- WAC 296-824 Emergency Response
- WAC 296-841 Respiratory Hazards
- WAC 296-842 Respirators