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Decontamination

Learning Objectives

  • Explain decontamination, which items need to be decontaminated, the factors that influence the extent of decontamination, and the elements of a decontamination plan
  • Recognize decontamination methods, testing, hazards, and procedures
  • Identify decontamination zones, station elements, PPE, equipment, and disposal methods

Available in English

20 Minutes

Mobile Ready

This lesson covers how decontamination planning, methods, procedures, and facilities help ensure worksite contaminants are removed from you and your worksite equipment.

Course Outline
  • All About Decontamination
  • Methods and Procedures
  • Decontamination Logistics
Regulations
  • Occupational Safety and Health Association, HAZWOPER, Decontamination
  • 1910.120 - Hazardous waste operations and emergency response