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School of Labor & Employment Relations University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

General Information & Fees

Classes provide training for government agency health and safety professionals who have hazardous materials management responsibilities. Participants from the private sector and non-management personnel are also encouraged to attend.

All courses meet the training requirements of OSHA’s Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard-29CFR 1910.120 and DOT’s Shipper/Transporter Standards-49CFR 172.700 & 177.800 and are available as open enrollment sessions and as customized on-site training to fit your needs.

Upon successful completion of courses, Certificates of Participation and Continuing Education Units are awarded by the University of Illinois.

Program Fees

Program fees for each participant includes a course manual and some instructional reference materials. (Open enrollment classes include a continental breakfast with coffee and tea.) Payments can be made by check or credit card (American Express, Visa, or MasterCard).

  • 10% discount available for groups of 10 or more participants from the same company.
  • 15% discount can be applied to all public sector employees.
  • A limited number of scholarships are available to public sector employees. Some scholarships can be applied towards on-site/customized training. Contact our office for more details.

NOTE: Medical clearance is required to attend the 40HR Hazwoper, 40HR Technician, 8HR Emergency Response Refresher and Confined Space Awareness.