Washington State Emergency Management Division

HAZWOPER (Hazardous Waste Operations & Emergency Response) - 24 Hour

Monday, September 30, 2019 to Wednesday, October 2, 2019

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Daily


Lodging/Per Diem: To qualify for no cost lodging and per diem, you must live 50 miles or more from the Yakama Nation Tribal Headquarters located at 401 Fort Road, Toppenish, WA. *Private industry partners may attend at no cost, but lodging and per diem are their responsibility*

Course Description

This course is designed to meet the training requirements in OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(e) and WAC 296-843-20010 for hazardous waste operations.


Topics to be covered by this course include, but are not limited to:

  • Toxicology Review
  • Hazard Recognition - Chemical and Biological
  • Basic Oil Spill Response
  • Northwest Area Contingency Plan
  • Incident Command System
  • Natural Resource Damage Assessment
  • Cultural Resources
  • Wildlife Response
  • Physical Hazards
  • PPE
  • Monitoring Equpiment
  • Driver Safety


and much more!

Registration open through 9/27/2019 5:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)


Yakama Nation Tribal Headquarters

401 Fort Road
Toppenish, WA 98948

Course Contacts

Local Point of Contact:

Wil Badonie, Yakama Nation

Phone: 509.985.5408 or 509.865.5121, ext. 6079



State Point of Contact:

Kim Mask, Washington EMD