Michael Hooks

Office: 225-578-8498

Professional Development Associations and Certifications

  • State of Louisiana, Department of Environmental Quality; Trained and Accredited Trainer, Inspector, and Supervisor of Asbestos Abatement Projects.
  • College and University Hazardous Waste Conference; Secretary (2007), Vice President (2008),Treasurer and Host (2009), President (2010),  Board of Directors Member at Large (2011-2012)
  • Campus Safety Health and Environmental Management Association; Co-Host (2009)
  • Institute of Hazardous Material Management; Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM) senior level (1994-present).


Employment History 

January 1990-Present Assistant Director, Environmental Health and Safety Louisiana State University,     Baton Rouge, La
January 1992-Present Adjunct Faculty Instructor, Continuing Education Louisiana State University,  Baton Rouge, La
July 1989-September 1989 Intern Safety Assistant VECO, Valdez, AK



December 1989 Bachelor of Science (Occupational Health and Safety) Louisiana State University,  Baton Rouge, LA



IATA Dangerous Goods Shipping 

DOT Hazardous Materials Shipping

FEMA NIMS IS-100,200,700,800.A

OSHA HAZWOPER Hazardous Waste Site Operations

LADEQ Vehicle Wash Wastewater Compliance Seminar

Certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor

SARA Title III Reporting and OSHA Right to Know

OSHA Blood borne Pathogens (Incident Reporting & Investigations)

Infectious Waste Management

OSHA Hearing Conservation and Respiratory Protection

LSU LEAD Emerge Program