Events

Facility Tour of Retriev Technologies

Date: July 31, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: 265 Quarry Road SE, Lancasater, OH 43130

Chapter Meeting | Education | Facility Tour | Networking

The Central Ohio Chapter of Certified Hazardous Materials Managers is hosting an environmental health and safety facility tour at Retriev Technologies, on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. The tour will begin at 10:00 a.m. and last approximately two hours. Please arrive about 15 minutes early.

Please  RSVP if you plan on joining us for the event.

For nearly 30 years, Retriev Technoolgies has built a reputation as a global leader in battery recycling and management. Today, as one of the most knowledgeable and diverse battery recycling companies in the world, we’ll learn how they’re moving forward to meet the growing demand for custom recycling solutions.
We’ll also overview membership and benefits of joining the Central Ohio Certified Hazardous Materials Managers chapter and our upcoming calendar of events.

Learning Objectives:
• Guests will learn about Retriev’s process
• Potential hazards/impacts
• Sustainability implications
• Overview of COCHMM and upcoming calendar of events

Cost:
FREE to attend!

Location:
Retriev Technologies
265 Quarry Road SE
Lancaster, Ohio 43130

Dress Code:
Long pants and closed toe shoes are suggested.

Additional Information:
All participants will need to sign an NDA. We can do it there, just before the tour. Retriev has hard hats and safety glasses we can borrow if you do not want to bring your own.

Retriev Facility Tour Flyer

 

City of Columbus Compost Facility Tour

Date: September 20, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: 7000 Jackson Pike, Lockbourne, OH

Chapter Meeting | Education | Facility Tour | Networking

The Central Ohio Chapter of Certified Hazardous Materials Managers is hosting an environmental health and safety facility tour at the City of Columbus Compost Facility, on Friday, September 20, 2019. The tour will begin at 10:00 a.m. and last approximately two hours. Please arrive about 15 minutes early.

Please  RSVP if you plan on joining us for the event.

We will begin by viewing a video on the composting process before walking around the site.  Safety vests will be provided but everyone should wear comfortable clothes and boots, with a change of shoes just in case

Hazardous Waste Operations & Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Refresher

Date: October 31, 2019

Time: 8:15am - 5:00pm

Location: 13430 Yarmouth Drive, Pickerington, OH

Education

Who should attend:  Emergency responders who have completed operations level or technician level training should attend. An annual refresher is required to maintain certification.

You will learn:

  • The basic skills and knowledge acquired from previous Hazwoper courses.
  • How to use emergency response equipment.
  • Emergency response techniques.
  • To use various levels of PPE.

After this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the skills and knowledge acquired from previous Hazwoper courses.

Special requirements
This Hazwoper Refresher course is an annual requirement for those who have become certified at the awareness, operations, 40 hour or technician level. This course is an interactive course with the instructor and students sharing their experiences with other students during a class.  Employers should only send employees who are medically fit to participate in training activities in accordance with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(f). Portions of this course are held outside. Students should wear clothing appropriate for weather conditions.