ITEP - Waste Management - Hazardous Substances - Emergency Planning, Management, and Response


PO Box 15004, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5004
Phone: (928) 523-0526
Fax: (928) 523-1266

Hazardous Waste and Emergency Response Training Requirements


This 7-page document describes potential areas of overlap between RCRA and Occupational Safety and Health Administration personnel training requirements:
RCRA/OSHA Training Requirements [pdf]

FEMA Hazardous Materials Tabletop Exercises Manual [pdf]


OSHA Comprehensive Guide to Information Regarding Hazardous Waste Operations:

OSHA Emergency Response Training Requirements are updated and detailed in 29 CFR 1910.120(q)(3) Procedures for handling emergency response:

NIEHS Safety and Training of Oil Spill Response Workers provides training tools, courses, presentations, and resources:

NIOSH Respirator Trusted-Source Information Page:

NIOSH Workplace Safety & Health Topics:

Oil Spill Prevention and Preparedness Regulations (EPA):

Training Marine Oil Spill Response Workers under OSHA's HAZWOPER Standard:
This informational online booklet is intended to provide a generic, non-exhaustive overview of a particular standards-related topic. This publication does not itself alter or determine compliance responsibilities, which are set forth in OSHA standards themselves and the Occupational Safety and Health Act. Moreover, because interpretations and enforcement policy may change over time, for additional guidance on OSHA compliance requirements, the reader should consult current and administrative interpretations and decisions by the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission and the Courts:

State Occupational Safety and Health Plans:

EPA Environmental Response Team:

How to use the Emergency Response Guide Video:

NIOSH Publications Order Forms:

NIOSH Data and Statistics Gateway:

Related Pages:


Contaminated Sites

Federal Facilities

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

Superfund CERCLA

Underground Storage Tanks

Hazardous Materials Transport