This course offers professional development hours (PDHs). You will see the PDHs on your course completion certificate, which also serves as documentation of your attendance. PDH requirements vary, therefore, it is up to you to determine whether or not this particular course qualifies under your State or board requirements.
Course overview: All projects must include an initial site assessment (ISA) in varying levels. This course will cover the first three sections of the ISA report: Section 1, which is for identifying previously known hazmat conditions and preliminary project design and right-of-way requirements; Section 2, which is for identifying potential hazardous material issues; and Section 3, which is for the identification of data collection actions.
Training level: This training is recommended for the Transportation Curriculum Coordination Council levels II, III, and IV.
Target audience: The target audience for this training is anyone within the DOT or industry that deals with hazardous waste on a project. This includes areas such as construction, environment, right-of-way, etc. It also includes those who develop the ISA and those who ensure that all regulatory and legal requirements are followed.
Learning outcomes: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Explain the first three sections of the ISA report.