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Event Name: Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) 40-Hour Hybrid Training course (Virtual + In-Person)
Topic: Hybrid 40-Hour HAZWOPER (3 days virtual plus 2 days in-person)
Event Description:

NOTE: All EPA staff travel required to attend this "In-Person" course is being closely monitored/scrutinized for mandatory EPA 5170-related cost compliance tracking with the Region POC for this course.  Therefore, if you plan to submit a travel authorization to attend, please discuss beforehand with the designated R ...  [more]

Event Host:ERTP/Environmental Response Training Program
Additional Information:

EPA/Region 8 Office - The U.S. EPA Region 8 Staff have Priority Registration Preference. 

This is a 40 Hour Hybrid course (3 days of virtual class plus 2 days of in-person)

Participant instructions will be provided through an emailed Outlook calendar event later after registration & after enrollment are fully complete upon ERTP's successful review & approval of the participant's medical evaluation received.

March 6-8, 2023 Part 1/virtual online instructor-led training dates (3 days)

March 9-10, 2023 Part 2/hands-on at EPA Region 8 (2 days)


Unless otherwise noted, all course times are 8AM to 5PM daily Mountain Time Zone (MT)

Class participation details will be provided to Trainex enrolled/registered participants for this course through receipt of separate Outlook calendar events transmitted to the registered participant’s email address used for course registration.

Class registration and participation details:

  1. Trainex website registrations- All course enrollment registrations for this course will occur at
  2. Medical Clearance Authorization – Receipt of the medical clearance authorization at email address: ertp-h& and subsequent review of document(s) for completeness.
  3. Receipt of Outlook calendar event email- Upon ERTP’s receipt of the participants site class registration, the participant will receive an Outlook calendar email from:  ertp-h&
  4. Together, completion of items 1) through 3) above completes the course registration process.  It is the course participants responsibility  to carefully review the initial Outlook calendar events received and follow directions provided, as well as monitor incoming and/or updated Outlook calendar event emails received that identify changes or updated information for the course logistics, participant requirements, and/or other information.  For registered participants only, training participation instructions will be provided thru receipt of emailed Outlook calendar event updates several days prior to the course start date. 

Full attendance, participations in interactive quizzes and polls, and answering 75% of the test questions are required to receive the course completion certificate.

*****IMPORTANT:  ERTP’s receipt of a Trainex course registration is a Registration Request, it is not a Guaranteed Enrollment in the Course. All ERTP training courses require applicant registration thru the Trainex system.  Last minute course arrivals without prior ERTP Trainex course registration approval is not permitted.  Before ERTP issues final approval to deliver any course and/or any EPA offices incurring expenses for the training event (including but not limited to EPA staff travel TA’s and/or ERTP training contractor expenses incurred), all EPA mandatory pre-approvals must all be met. The pre-approvals include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Training location’s availability;
  • COVID status and/or other COVID Guidelines in effect for the location, as well as staff;
  • Agency limitations, scrutiny, and approvals of ‘Conference Spending Requirements (known as the “5170”)’ for the specific training course(s) scheduled delivery timeframe;
  • Weather (blizzard, hurricane, etc);
  • Contractual number of available course training slots;
  • EPA training location staff having priority registration over all other registrations; and/or
  • Hosting site Training Coordinator approval.

In the event a course is subsequently postponed or canceled, or notification of registration cancellation is received, all EPA travel arrangements (airline/car rental/hotel) should be canceled in a timely manner. Registered students will receive a notification via email if/when a course is postponed and/or cancelled.

Notice:For in-person course deliveries, confirmed course registered participants must abide by all facility physical access requirements for the location (examples: check-in at the security gate, Federal ID, Government PIV/CAC cards, photo id’s, etc.).  If applicable for the course or location, restrictions may apply to non-citizens and acceptable identification may be required for facility entry.  Unless otherwise specified, ERTP TRAINING IS GENERALLY NOT OPEN TO INTERNATIONAL ATTENDEES, ACADEMIA, CONTRACTORS, CONSULTANTS OR OTHER PRIVATE ENTITIES.

 ***Logistics for the in-person training will be provided to participants thru the subsequent Outlook calendar events

Registration Status: Postponed - Medical evaluation required to attend. Registration will remain in-complete until proof is received by the ERTP Registrar.
Event Begins: March 6, 2023 at 8:00 AM
Event Ends: March 10, 2023 at 5:00 PM
For questions about this event, please contact: Frances Costanzi
Phone: 303-312-6571
This event will be held at: U.S. EPA - Region 8
1595 Wynkoop St.
Denver, CO 80202-1129
Location Contact Information: Frances Costanzi
Phone: 303-312-6571


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