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Environmental Health and Safety

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A major of 30 units is required for the associate in science degree. Required core courses (30 units):
Course # Course Title Units
ENVT 101 Introduction to Environmental Hazardous Materials 3 units
ENVT 150 Hazardous Materials-General Site Worker 2 units 
ENVT 151 Hazardous Materials-Site Supervisor 1 units 
ENVT 152 Identification & Assessment of Hazardous Materials 3 units 
ENVT 153 Industrial Safety 1 units 
ENVT 154 Monitoring and Sampling 2 units 
ENVT 155 Respiratory Protection-Administration .5 units
ENVT 156 First Responder Operational 1 units 
ENVT 157 First Aid for Haz Mat Workers 1.5 units
ENVT 158 Hazardous Waste Minimization and Emissions Reduction 1 units 
ENVT 159 Hazardous Materials and Hazardous Waste Permitting 1 units 
ENVT 160 Air and Water Pollution Permitting and Compliance 2 units 
BIOL 120 Humans and the Environment 3 units 
CHEM Any four-unit chemistry course 4 units 
BIOL Any four-unit biology course 4 units 
  For degree purposes, the natural science general education requirement will have been met by the major.  
  Recommended elective:  
ENVT 199 Special Topics in ENVT .5-3 units

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