Online: Massachusetts Hazardous Waste for Handlers|
INITIAL COURSE "MAHANDLER"
Recorded course - Available on demand
This course is intended for those employees who handle hazardous
waste at Massachusetts HW generator locations.
Hazardous waste handlers are those who mark/label HW containers,
inspect containers, handle HW containers and/or sign the HW Manifest.
This course addresses the generator training requirements of the
Massachusetts HW regulations as described in 310 CMR 30.000.
Topics include background, terminology, listed and characteristic
wastes, universal waste, waste oil, empty containers, solvent wiper
exemptions, generator status, satellite accumulation standards, central
accumulation standards, and manifesting.
Students should plan on
spending approximately 3 hours at the computer working on this course.
Students may stop and restart the course at their own pace. The
course consists of video, practice problems and an examination. Upon
successful completion of an online test, students will be issued a
certificate. Students can always call or e-mail an instructor while
working on course materials. Students will be provided with an
electronic manual that includes all course materials.