Environmental Compliance Services

Bilingual Nationwide Training

Safety Training Specialists Inc. can help your business maintain environmental regulatory compliance with state and federal OSHA regulations.

Environmental Consulting Services
  • Environmental compliance audits
  • Environmental site assessments for due diligence, phases 1, 2, and 3.
  • Permit processing services
  • Underground storage tanks
  • Material sampling and abatement supervision (mold, asbestos, lead-based paint)
  • CUPA
  • Emergency business plan
  • Site safety program
Asbestos remediation

Training Courses

Onsite customized training. Curriculum tailored to meet your site-specific needs.
State Certified Instructors by California Specialized Training Institute (CSTI)

To schedule training or consultation services
please call 800-794-7233

Hazardous Materials Courses, California Specialized Training Institute (CSTI) Certified

Hazardous Materials First Responder, Awareness Level T8 CCF 5192 - 29 CFR 1910.1200
Provides essential information for those who are likely to witness or discover a hazardous substance release. Consists of procedures, methods and techniques of recognizing and identifying hazards and initiating the appropriate emergency response. First responders at the operations level respond to releases or potential releases of hazardous substances as part of the initial response. Their defensive role is to contain the release from a safe distance, keep it from spreading, and prevent exposures without actually trying to stop the release.

Hazardous Materials First Responder, Operations Level T8 CCR 5192 and 29 CFR 1910.1200 
Provides likely first responders with an improved capability to respond to the Haz Mat events in a safe and competent manner, within the response resources and responder capabilities at the "Operations" Level.

Hazardous Materials First Responder, Technician Level, T8 CCR 5192 and 29 CFR 1910.1200
You will learn proper procedures for using field survey instruments and equipment, specialized PPE, and techniques for control, containment and/or confinement operations, as well as gain experience in rescuing injured or contaminated.

Hazardous Materials Incident Commander/On-scene Manager, T8 CCR 5192 and 29 CFR 1910.1200
This course provides the tools needed to assume control of an emergency response to a haz mat or WMD incident. It focuses on legal and practical requirements to safely and competently manage a haz mat incident.

First Responder Weapons of Mass Destruction, T8 CCR 5192 - 29 CFR 1910.1200
First responsders will be able to recognize the potential presence of nuclear, biological, or chemical (NMB) warfare agents and impletment actions ot protect themselves and the public.

Hazardous Waste Courses, California Specialized Training Institute (CSTI) Certified

Hazardous Waste Operator Worker Training (HAZWOPER 40 hour), T8 CCR 5192 - 29 CFR 1910.1200
A technical course designed to provide regulations covering personnel involved in investigation and remediation of hazardous waste sites. Iincludes hands-on exercises with field instruments and PPE. Lectures include hazard awareness, classes of hazardous material, site safety, levels of protection, medical and emergency considerations, site safety plans, sources of information, and decontamination procedures.

8 Hour Hazardous Waste Refresher  for 40 Hour, T8 CCR 5192 - 29 CFR 1910.1200
Required for hazardous waste workers who have previously completed a 40-hour health and safety program. Provides an update on current health and safety issues, PPE, emergency procedures and considerations and new information on hazardous materials

Department of Transportation

7 Hour D.O.T. Driver Safety Training Title 49, CFR 172 Department of Transportation
Course is intended for all drivers who transport hazardous material in over-the-road vehicles. Since the majority of hazardous materials are transported by motor vehicles, and the majority of hazmat accidents are on the nation's highways, all over-the-road vehicle drivers must participate in Driver Training, General Awareness, Function-Specific and Safety training.

HAZ MAT Employee Training Program Department of Transportation, 49 CFR 172
The goal of the modulized and function specific training is to throughly cover the aspects of safety and handling techniques in order to prevent disastrous accidents.

Other Required Courses

Hazard Communication, T8 CCR 5194 
This course will provide the essential information for individuals responsible for implementing and conducting a Right-to-Know training program.

Hazardous Waste Handling, Title 22 CCR 66264 - 40 CFR 260-265
Designed for individuals responsible for hazardous waste handling. Covers: toxicology, management/handling procedures, personal protective equipment, manifesting, permitting, transportation, contingency plans, spill prevention and response.

Asbestos Safety, Awareness Level, T8 CCR1529 - 29 CFR 1910.1001
Thousands of workers, such as electricians, consturction workers, and maintenance personnel, come in contact with and work in environments where asbestos is present. The law requires awareness training with the purpose of preventing occupational injury or illness.

Asbestos Class III Worker Training, OSHA 1926.1101(k)(9)
Class III asbestos work means repair and maintenance operation where "ACM", including thermal system insulation and surfacing, is likely to be disturbed.

Chlorine Safe Handling, T8 CCR 5194 and 5192
Chlorine has a toxic effect in both the liquid and gaseous state and can even be fatal.  The law requires training in handling to prevent health problems. 

Lead Awareness T8 CCR 1532 - 29 CFR 1910.1025
Teaches employees how to identify and use safe work practices in response to lead exposure while performing their duties. Covers health effects, monitoring, protection, engineering and work practice controls, and more.

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan Storm Water Pollution Control Board
Covers spill response, material management practices, responsilities, insepction practices, equipment, and a development and/or review of your facility's storm water pollution control plan.