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Course Description

H-302 - HazMat Refresher Training

This course includes both classroom and field activities designed to provide the annual regulatory required refresher training per 29 CFR 1910.120 to hazmat personnel (fulfills OSHA annual refresher training requirement). This course includes regulatory overview, practical exercises, hands-on skills to ensure that the participants have refreshed their original skill set.

Number of Students:
*12 minimum / 30 maximum

Instructional Staff:
One (1) Instructor / One (1) Technician

Who Should Attend:
Those employees who are trained in accordance with 19 CFR 1910.120 (q)(6) shall receive annual refresher training of sufficient content and duration to maintain their competencies, or shall demonstrate competency in those areas at least yearly. Personnel trained to the NFPA 472 Operations, Technician, or Incident Command level.

*Rural County Host:
If you are hosting a class in a rural county (population 150,000 or less)  you may not be required to meet the “minimum number of students” for this class. Rural County Residents may be eligible for travel, lodging and/or per diem reimbursement to attend HMEP funded classes. A requester will need the support of your supervisor to receive funding.

To receive full benefits from these courses, it is recommended that it be taught at an approved fire training facility. All HMEP Hazardous Material Courses offered through TDEM are compliant with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120, EPA 40 CFR Part 311, NFPA Standard 472 and qualify for TCOLE credit. ”Due to the nature of Hazardous Material training, you may be required to perform some physically strenuous activities for this class which may include wearing PPE. Therefore, we recommend all students have a current physical examination prior to class start date.”

Course Objectives:
  • This course is designed to meet or exceed 29 CFR 1910.120 (q)(8)(i) annual refresher training requirements. This course will involve both classroom and field activities. The classroom will address  regulatory overview and practical exercises. The outdoor portion of the class will address hands-on skills to ensure that the participants have refreshed their original skill sets.

How this course is offered:
This class is offered through TDEM HazMat Preparedness Group as an onsite delivery at a location designated by the requesting jurisdiction. These classes are an open enrollment with the approval of the class host and TDEM. If you are a County Judge; Emergency Management Coordinator; Fire or Police Chief; Public Works Trainer, Training Coordinator or Officer then you may request this course.

Prerequisites & Other Information:
Prior Certification/Training in Hazmat at the Operations/Technician level.  Certificates verifying prerequisites must be uploaded to transcript in order to complete registration.

Students must be Public Sector Employees/Volunteers:
Students must be employed or used by a political subdivision (county, municipality, city, town, township, local public authority, school district, special districts, interstate district, council of governments (whether or not incorporated as a nonprofit corporation under State law), any other regional or interstate government entity, or any agency or instrumentality of a local government. Private sector, federal, non-profit/not for profit employees may not eligible for these classes unless they also serve in a public sector/volunteer position. Volunteers must apply through their public sector departments. Texas residents only.

No tuition is charged.

Course Specifics

Hours: 8.00
Provider: TDEM - Hazmat
Sponsor: TDEM
Disciplines: Emergency Management
Fire Service
Law Enforcement
Public Works
Emergency Medical Service

Available Classes

ViewCourse NumberClass NameLocationDatesSeats Available 
View class H-302 HazMat Refresher TrainingCopperas Cove Fire Department
Copperas Cove Fire Department
Copperas Cove, TX 76522
12/11/2019 26 View Details
View class H-302 HazMat Refresher TrainingTarrant Regional Water District
500 E. Northside Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76102
12/12/2019 25 View Details
View class H-302 HazMat Refresher TrainingCity of Lewisville
897 Sewage Treatment Plant Road
Lewisville, TX 75057
01/14/2020 18 View Details
View class H-302 HazMat Refresher TrainingCity of Lewisville
897 Sewage Treatment Plant Road
Lewisville, TX 75057
01/15/2020 18 View Details
View class H-302 HazMat Refresher TrainingBrownsville Public Utilities Board
1425 Robinhood Drive
Brownsville, TX 78521
03/19/2020 29 View Details
View class H-302 HazMat Refresher TrainingCity of Round Rock
Water Treatment Plant; 5200 N. IH 35
Round Rock, TX 78681
04/15/2020 30 View Details
Total of 6

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