Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

GTC 135 Hazwoper I (4)

Prerequisite(s): None.

The first in a sequence of three courses designed to train students in advanced techniques of hazardous waste operations and emergency response (Hazwoper), where the emphasis is on the proper cleanup and storage of hazardous waste in uncontrolled environments. Topics include properties of hazardous materials, assessment of potential damage, and implementation of planned responses.

3 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory.