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Disaster Site Worker Trainer Course

Dates: August 31 - September 3, 2020

Meets: First Three Days 8:00-5:00; Last Day 8:00-12:00

Location: Houston (South), TX TBA

Fee: $695.00

Online registration is not available at this time. Please contact our office for more information.

Support Person: Staff  Phone: 817-272-2581  Email:

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OSHA #5600
Disaster Site Worker Trainer Course

30 Hours | $695

Contract Price: $9,000


This course prepares experienced trainers to present the Disaster Site Worker course. Participants receive lesson plans and training materials for the Disaster Site Worker Course as well as information on training techniques and resources.

Topics covered:

  • Successful Adult Training Programs
  • OSHA's role in nationally significant incidents
  • Air-purifying respirators
  • Applications of adult learning theory
  • General Site Physical & Health Hazards at Disaster Sites
  • Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosive (CBRNE) Workshop
  • Related group exercises

Course prerequisites:

  • Current OSHA authorization as a Construction, Maritime or General Industry Outreach trainer, three years of safety training experience, and either completion of the 40-hour HAZWOPER course or possession of journey-level credentials in a building trade union. Experience must be documented on the Prerequisite Verification Form (download) and submitted to our office:

    The University of Texas at Arlington
    OSHA Training Institute Education Center
    140 West Mitchell Street
    Arlington, TX 76019
    Email: | Fax: (817) 272-2556

  • A complete Prerequisite Verification Form must be submitted at least ten (10) business days prior to class. Approval can take up to ten (10) business days once the complete Prerequisite Verification Form is received.


  • Participants must present a government-issued photo ID in order to attend this training.


Highly recommend a lap top for class.
Fee: $695.00

Houston (South), TX TBA

Houston (South), TX

Paul Wind

Paul Wind is a Battalion Chief with the Picatinny Arsenal Fire & Emergency Services in New Jersey. Paul is a 30-year veteran in Emergency Services where he has served as both a volunteer and career firefighter and holds numerous nationally accredited certifications. He has over 19 years in OSHA Outreach Training with 6 years at UTA. He continues to develop and instruct courses with a discipline in Hazardous Materials, Permit Required Confined Space, Excavation Safety, Firefighter Health & Safety, and Disaster Site Worker. Paul is also a Gulf War Veteran (of the US Air Force) and currently resides in New Jersey with his wife Melissa and his two children.