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Oil Spill Clean Up Response 4: Waste Management

This course has been discontinued and is no longer available.
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Waste Management is the fourth Video On Demand in a series of five courses on oil spill cleanup and response. This course discusses waste management priorities for an oil spill response, including the elimination, reduction, recycling, treatment, and disposal of waste.

The video training demonstrates the use of vacuum trucks in response efforts, paying special attention to techniques to eliminate the taking in of excess water. Methods for water/oil separation, storage of oil, recycling and emulsion extraction, and soil cleanup are also detailed. The methods and techniques discussed in this course are in accordance with OSHA and U.S. Coast Guard standards and regulations.

The waste management portion of an oil spill response greatly affects the determined success of the efforts. Help prepare responders with the skills to increase the success of oil spill response and cleanup with this Video On Demand series.

Video on Demand   This course is in the Video On Demand format, to read about Video On Demand features click here.

  • Install on any SCORM LMS
  • Full-screen video presentation
  • Print certificate and wallet card
  • You have 7 days to complete the course

All emergency response personnel involved in controlling or cleaning up oil spills

The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Introduction
  • Waste Management Priorities
  • Recovered Oil
  • Temporary Bulk Storage
  • Recycling Recovered Oil
  • Treatment of Waste Oil
  • Disposal of Waste Oil
  • Summary
Intended Performance Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course you will be better prepared to:
  • Handle recovered oil and other hazardous wastes.
  • Prioritize waste management tasks.
  • Ensure waste oil meets recycling standards.
  • Identify temporary storage options for bulk oil.
  • Understand oil/water separation.
  • Properly utilize vacuum trucks.
  • Know how to extract emulsions.
  • Be aware of proper disposal and reclamation techniques.

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