KES has been conducting environmental training seminars in Arizona and the southwest, both private and public, over the last thirty years. KES experience in training has been augmented by the environmental consulting and service projects the company has completed. KES, through hands-on experience has improved our training programs by using the knowledge and experience gained over the last 30 years. KES understands the unique requirements associated with dealing with environmental tasks on a day to day basis.
HAZWOPER 40 HOUR TRAINING – $550.00
KES training meets requirements in 29 CFR 1910.120
HAZWOPER is required for personnel who perform job functions that expose or potentially expose them to hazardous substances.
This session is specifically geared for personnel who are involved in clean-up operations, voluntary clean-up operations, emergency response operations, and storage, disposal, or treatment of hazardous substances or uncontrolled hazardous waste sites.
This course covers how to protect a worker against hazardous chemicals, the mitigation of hazardous chemicals, safety of workers and the environment and OSHA regulations.
HAZWOPER 8-HOUR REFRESHER COURSE – $140.00
KES training meets the requirements as defined in OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 for 8 (eight) hours of annual refresher training for workers at hazardous waste sites.
This session is designed for general site workers who work and/or remove hazardous waste or who are exposed or potentially exposed to hazardous substances or health hazards.
Besides the open enrollment training sessions listed above, KES offers the following classes. These primarily are held at the KES modern training facility but can also be held at a client’s location upon request. Additionally, training and written programs can be designed to fit specific company needs.
- 4 Hour First Responder Awareness
- 8 Hour First Responder Operations
- 24 Hour Hazardous Material Technician
- Confined Space
Currently Norm Weiss handles the design and implementation of the KES training programs. Due to his background and experience KES programs are constantly monitored and updated to meet the requirements of regulatory rules and regulations as they change.
Norm Weiss has approximately thirty-plus years of professional experience. For over twelve years, Mr. Weiss worked as an environmental regulator with the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) and its predecessor agency. At ADEQ Mr. Weiss was an Assistant Agency Director responsible for directing statewide programs for solid waste, hazardous waste, emergency response, and toxic waste cleanup. Mr. Weiss also served as an ADEQ Assistant Agency Director responsible for planning and program development. Prior to opening his current practice, Mr. Weiss served as a Managing Senior for two national environmental consulting firms. Mr. Weiss’s primary areas of expertise are regulatory compliance services.
2014 Open Enrollment HAZWOPER Schedule
Classes are held at our facility located at 641 South Drew Street, Mesa, AZ 85210
Class starts at 7:30am
|40 hour||8 Hour|
|February 18-21||February 21|