Certified Hazardous Material Manager (CHMM) Review

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  • Course Content
  • Requirements & Materials

Certified Hazardous Material Manager (CHMM) Review

Course Description

Environmental programs are vital to our public health and safety. Within this field, the management of hazardous materials requires proven and unquestionable skills and competence. The Certified Hazardous Material Manager (CHMM) Review course provides the environmental professional with the knowledge necessary to comply with health, safety, and environmental guidelines. This course will prepare you to sit for the Certified Hazardous Materials Manager Exam, which is administered by the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management. Registration and exam fees for the CHMM exam are not included in the course fee.

Course Content


  • Hazardous materials transportation
  • Law and legal issues
  • Resource conservation and recovery act
  • Specific OSHA standards
  • Clean air act
  • Clean water act
  • Safe drinking water act
  • Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (CERCL), and Superfund Amendments and Authorization Act (SARA)
  • Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER)


  • Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
  • Bioterrorism and weapons of mass destruction
  • Physical sciences – chemistry and physics
  • Geology and hydrology
  • Toxicology and epidemiology
  • Respiratory protection
  • Confined spaces


  • Environmental management systems
  • Assessment and decision-making
  • Environmental program management
  • Underground storage tanks
  • Remediation and treatment methods
Requirements & Materials

Important Information

Are you approved for VA Education Benefits?  The certificate program associated with this course, if offered in classrom format and on the Atlanta campus only, is approved for VA Education Benefits. Courses delivered in an online format or outside the Atlanta campus are not eligible for VA benefits. Details and eligible programs can be viewed from this link.



  • Course manual containing the Powerpoint presentations of each speaker
  • Reference textbook on Handling Hazardous Materials

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for environmental professionals interested in preparing for the CHMM exam.

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What You Will Learn

  • Laws and regulations
  • Science
  • Environmental management
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How You Will Benefit

  • Understand the principal regulations involved in hazardous materials management.
  • Understand the basic scientific concepts of hazardous materials management, including concepts such as the physical and chemical properties of chemicals.
  • Understand concepts of environmental management, including risk assessment and management programs.
  • Gain an overview of the CHMM certification process, discuss the format of the exam and test-taking strategies, and work one-on-one with an exam preparation software program.
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The solid OSHA curriculum, fueled with hands-on training, and a strong professional network builds you for a successful safety career.

- Rodrigues "Rocky" Smith
Safety Manager


We enable employers to provide specialized, on-location training on their own timetables. Our world-renowned experts can create unique content that meets your employees' specific needs. We also have the ability to deliver courses via web conferencing or on-demand online videos. For 15 or more students, it is more cost-effective for us to come to you.

  • Save Money
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Group Training
  • Customize Content
  • On-Site Training
  • Earn a Certificate
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