This HAZWOPER refresher course is a required 8-hour annual re-certification for persons engaged in hazardous waste operations and emergency response. This course covers site-specific requirements and information pertaining to hazardous waste sites and operations in accordance with the requirements for health and safety training in the OSHA standard 29CFR 1910.120. Annual Refresher is required. This course is to fulfill the Off-site 8- hr refresher training for hazardous waste operations, required by 29 CFR 1910.120 (e) or 29 CFR 1926.65. Course Topics include: Review of and retraining on relevant topics covered in the 40-hour program, as appropriate, using reports by the students on their work experiences including a review of awareness level topics. Update on developments with respect to material covered in the 40-hour course. Review of changes to pertinent provisions of EPA or OSHA standards or laws. Introduction of additional subject areas as appropriate. Hands-on review of PPE or decontamination equipment or procedures. Review of developments in personal protective equipment. Review of air and contaminant monitoring equipment.