This course meets the three (3) year training requirements promulgated by the PA DEP Storage Tank Division for recertification of UMR/AMR-certified individuals. The course is targeted for current UMR/AMR certified tank removers to meet the technical PA DEP-required recertification training. Certification is awarded to individuals who successfully complete attendance and competency testing requirements for this class.
The UMR Technical Recertification Training Course includes the following: (1) Safety Review, (2) Changes to the Storage Tank Regulations (DEP and EPA), (3) Pre-Closure Planning, (4) Closure notification, (5) Health and Safety Plan Development, (6) Inert and Purge Procedures, (7) Meter/Monitoring Requirements (CGI and PID), (8) Confined Spaces General Requirements, (9) Hot Work General Requirements, (10) Tank Lifting Guidelines, (11) Recycling and Waste Handling Guidelines, (12) Excavation Safety Guidelines, (13) Soil/Water Sampling Process, (14) Site Assessment, (15) Closure Reports, (16) Federal UST Program Updates, and (17) Federal AST Program Updates.
Note: Respirator Fit Testing may be provided during these sessions for individuals who are medically cleared and clean-shaven in the area of the facepiece seal. If you would like to be fit tested in this class, you must bring your own respirator. Smoking/Eating/Drinking is prohibited 30 minutes prior to the actual fit tests.