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2014-2015 University Catalog 
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NRES 28000 - Hazardous Waste Handling

Credit Hours: 3.00. This course satisfies the OSHA standards for completion of the 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operator/Emergency Response Technician certification, 29CFR1910.120. The course includes a 35 hours laboratory component that presents hands-on field exercises and a supervised environmental project. The environmental project provides the on-the-job experience required by OSHA for full certification. The course provides students with the information they need to protect themselves and others at the job site and gives students experience in making decisions, performing tasks, and using the equipment they will encounter in the environmental workplace. Typically offered Fall Spring.