The Emergency Planning and Community course prepares the experts for crisis management and readiness, emergency notification and reporting, local area right-to-know reporting, and poisonous synthetic delivery reporting. Emergency planning is serious for procedures that control or produce substantial amounts of harmful materials. As it is dangerous for the employees working in these risky areas and facilities, and the public is exposed to the harmful discharge of unsafe materials, such as combustible gases and waste material. Thus people need to know the dangers involved.
Key goals of the course include:
Knowledge of Emergency Planning & Community Right-to-Know EPCRA guidelines
Learn about what is “Local area Right to Be aware”
Plan Federal and local organizations to act in response to inadvertent releases of a dangerous substance
Guarantee sufficient and timely warning to the public in the case of a release
Permit Federal and local authorities to design for and respond to releases of public information
Recognize the present situation of the natural environment and establish the need for further environmental proposals
training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for general industry.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for construction sector.
HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA guidelines.
The training applies to every OSHA employee, who intends to address emergencies disturbing the
sustained operations of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration office. This includes
employees handling hazardous waste material.
Introduction to Emergency Planning & Community Right-to-Know and EPCRA
Emergency Planning, Announcing, and Reporting
Information for Health Professionals
Emergency Planning for Dangerous Chemical Transport
Toxic Release Inventory
Emergency Release Notices and Warnings
Community Right to Know comprehensive requirements
Quiz will be held at the end of each module to comprehend the knowledge of students about that
module and its relevant aspects. It is mandatory to pass all quizzes to be able to take final