Naval Civil Engineer Corps Officers School Environmental Training

Introduction to Hazardous Waste Generation and Handling

Course Offerings

Offering No. CDP CIN N74 ENVIRONMENTAL TRAINING COURSES Start Date End Date Location
20450 2298 A-493-0080 Introduction to HW Generation & Handling 3-Aug-20 5-Aug-20 Gulfport, MS
20460 2298 A-493-0080 Introduction to HW Generation & Handling 17-Aug-20 19-Aug-20 New Orleans, LA
20470 2298 A-493-0080 Introduction to HW Generation & Handling 24-Aug-20 26-Aug-20 San Diego, CA
20480 2298 A-493-0080 Introduction to HW Generation & Handling 24-Aug-20 26-Aug-20 Norfolk, VA
20490 2298 A-493-0080 Introduction to HW Generation & Handling 30-Aug-20 2-Sep-20 Quantico, VA
20500 2298 A-493-0080 Introduction to HW Generation & Handling 14-Sept-20 16-Sep-20 Portsmouth, NH

Course Description

This 24 hour course provides information needed by personnel who generate hazardous waste to perform their duties safely and in compliance with legal and Navy policy standards. The RCRA regulation 40 CFR 262 establishes standards for HW generators. This course meets the initial training requirements of 'The Naval Aviation Maintenance Program (NAMP)'COMNAVAIRFORINST 4790.2B change 1 section 10.19.3.3 and 10.19.3.4.

Generators who accumulate waste for less than 90 days must prepare and implement a training program which complies with the standards in 40 CFR 265.16 which mandates that personnel must be trained to perform their duties in a way that ensures compliance. HMTA 49 CFR 172.704(a)(1) and 172.704(a)(3) require training in hazardous material recognition and identification; and safety for each HAZMAT employee.

HAZWOPER regulations, 29 CFR 1910.120(q)(6)(i) requires personnel who are likely to witness a release of hazardous substances to be trained to an awareness level. In California, this course covers - Title 22.

Eligible Personnel

Personnel (military or civilian) who generate, package, handle, store, transport, or manage hazardous materials or waste in the performance of their duties.

Quota Control

N/A