HAZWOPER Supervisor Specialist (HSS)

HAZWOPER Supervisor Specialist (HSS): $395.00

Our HAZWOPER Supervisor Specialist Certification covers:

  • Chemistry and toxicology review
  • Identifying the hazards of HAZMATS
  • Emergency incident command procedures
  • Practical exercises for the student


HAZWOPER Supervisor Specialist (HSS)

Course Objectives:

This course combines the elements of the General Site Worker Supervisor and Incident Commander Courses for those who oversee hazardous waste sites and/or have a supervisor role during an emergency response scenario. Emphasis is on Site Safety and Health Plan and Contingency Plan requirements. The required amount of time to complete the course is dependent upon your knowledge of workplace safety, but we find that the average completion time is approximately 16 hours. You have up to six months to complete the course.

Learning Outcome:

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to define hazardous waste operations and the associated risks. They will understand their role as a supervisor on these sites, as well as their responsibility in an emergency response situation.

Online Exams:

The student will take a comprehensive online exam at the end of the course. You must score 80% to receive certification. You have three opportunities to pass the exam.


A refresher course and exam will be required every three (3) years. The cost of this recertification is $150.