Safety and Health Council of North Carolina

A non-profit association preventing injury through
safety education and training since 1960!

HAZWOPER 8 Hour Course

OSHA requires annual retraining in the HAZWOPER Technician Course.  This 8-Hour Refresher Course will give you the training OSHA mandates (29 CFR 1910.120) or the recertification you need no matter where you received your technician training. Class Agenda includes:

  • Regulations
  • Incident Levels/Training Levels
  • Basic Identification of Hazardous Materials
  • Toxicology
  • HazMat Response Terms
  • Information & Resources
  • PPE
  • Spill, Leak & Fire Response
  • Decon
  • Clean-up & Remediation
  • Termination

Instructor Bios:

Reggie Matthews, a native of New Bern, NC has 20 years experience as a safety and health professional with 5 years as Environmental Specialist and 4 years with NC DOL/OSH as a Safety Education Specialist in English and Spanish. Reggie has earned his General Industry MESH, Construction MESH, and Industrial Hygiene MESH. He attended Craven Community College and has an Associate Degree for Business Administration and Computer Programming.

Carl Hunter has 18 years of safety experience in construction and general industry. He has over 6 years of safety training experience with the Virginia Department of Transporation and approximately 3 years with NC DOL/OSH as a Safety Education Specialist in English and Spanish. Carl is currently the Director of Training for Gilchrist Safety Solutions, LLC where he oversees safety education and training services in English and Spanish throughout the Southeast and now New York.


$195 Member     $225 Non-Member 
8 MESH Hours

Class Dates:

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