The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District is offering a 40-Hour HAZWOPER class (OTC 204) designed to ensure awareness and promote safety among employees who may be exposed to chemical hazards.
The State of California Employment Training Panel (ETP) provides funding to employers to assist in upgrading the skills of their workers through training.
The dumping of hazardous substances poses a significant environmental threat that can lead to serious safety and health problems. Toxic, flammable or corrosive substances can cause fires, explosions and pollution of air, water and land. Hazardous substances must be properly treated, stored or disposed of to eliminate or greatly reduce potential harm to human and animal life and the environment.