"Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management"
Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management May 14 – 16, 2008 U.S. EPA Region VIII 1595 Wynkoop Street Denver CO 80202-1129 The Rocky Mountain Chapter of Certified Hazardous Materials Managers is offering the Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management course Wednesday, May 14th – Friday, May 16th. The course will begin 8:00 AM each day. We also offer additional time before and after class for Q&A and practice exam questions from each day’s instruction. Over 13,000 environmental, health and safety professionals have been certified by the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM). The extensive body of knowledge needed to successfully pass the rigorous CHMM examination is covered in this focused 3-day course. Our teachers are some of the most highly qualified CHMMs from around the Rocky Mountain Region. The course covers laws and regulations, science, technology, management principals, and the practical application of hazardous materials management. Each student receives the latest edition of the textbook “Hazardous Materials Management: Desk Reference” a $129 value and the Official ACHMM Student Workbook. Upon request, we will mail your copy of the Desk Reference free of charge, as soon as we have received payment for the course. Course applications must be received by RMC-CHMM no later than May 2, 2008. The CHMM examination is now only offered as a paperless, computer-based test. A testing cycle begins just after the course concludes, and participants can take the examination during any testing cycle at a location certified by the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM). In Colorado, testing can be done at Colorado State University, Fort Collins; Regis University, Denver; and Pueblo Community College, Pueblo. Other certified locations are listed at the IHMM website: www.ihmm.org. For those who want to take the exam following the course, a complete application package with an application fee of $90.00 and an examination fee of $150.00 must be submitted to IHMM by six weeks before sitting for the CHMM examination. To learn more about CHMM certification, exam requirements, and fees, visit the IHMM website. www.rmc-chmm.org Course Topics • Introduction to CHMM including CHMM Program • Chemical and Physical Properties of Hazardous Materials; Basics of Chemistry; Sampling & Lab Analysis • Waste Management topics including Resource Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA) and RCRA Corrective Action • Industrial Hygiene, Toxicology and Radiation including: Radiation Principles & Mixed Waste Management; Toxicological Principles; Industrial Hygiene • Occupational Safety and Health Overview including: PPE; Process Safety Management; Lab Safety; Bloodborne Pathogens; Hazard Communication; MSDS; Lead and Asbestos • Remediation Issues including: Underground Storage Tanks (USTs); CERCLA; HAZWOPER & Emergency Response • Emergency Planning & Community Right to Know • Transportation of Hazardous Materials/Waste (DOT) • Environmental Laws and Regulations including: Overview of Laws and Regulations; National Environmental Policy Act; Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA); FIFRA • Management Systems topics including: Management Systems & Tools; Environmental Assessments; Waste Minimization & Pollution Prevention • Water and Groundwater issues including Clean Water Act (CWA); Storm Water Discharges; • Groundwater Contamination; Safe Drinking Water • Clean Air Act • Problem Solving & Practice Exams www.rmc-chmm.org Information on our host facility - EPA Region VIII Headquarters Directions: Take I-25 to exit 210B to merge onto Auraria Pkwy. Go 1.0 mi and continue on Market St. 2 blocks. Turn left at 15th St. and go 2 blocks to Wyncoop St. 1595 Wynkoop St. Denver, CO 80202 Parking is available on the north corner of Wynkoop and 15th Streets. The facility is one block from Union Station, on the RTD Light Rail Transit C and E lines, and is served by the free 16th Street MallRide. www.rmc-chmm.org ESSENTIALS OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS MANAGEMENT When: Review Course: May 14-16, 2008; 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Location: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region VIII 1595 Wynkoop St. Denver CO 80202 Cost: The 3 Day Course is $450, Companies with three or more students - $400 each Government personnel - $400 each Please call Joe Jenkins at 719-546-6487 if you need additional information. (Please print clearly or type) Name: Title: Company: Address: City: State: Zip Code: Home Phone: Business Phone: Fax: Email: Mail your completed registration form and payment to: RMC-CHMM c/o Steve Riner, CHMM 71 S. 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