|INDUSTRIAL HAZARDOUS MATERIALS OPERATIONS|
This course provides the emergency responder with the knowledge to respond to releases or potential releases of hazardous substances as part of the initial response at the site. The knowledge acquired should enable the responder to contain the release and prevent exposures to the hazardous substance.
Practical exercises and teamwork are included as part of this course.
Upon completion, the student should be able to demonstrate: competency and knowledge of the basic hazard and risk assessment techniques; selection and use of proper personal protective equipment; understanding basic hazardous material terms basic control, containment, and/or confinement operations within the capabilities of the resources and personal protective equipment within the capabilities of the resources and personal protective equipment available within the unit; implementation of basic decontamination procedures; and understanding relevant standards, operating procedures, and termination procedures.
|Pre-Requisites||Hazardous Materials Awareness Level – FI170|
|Materials||Contact TFACA for materials list, Pen, Paper, Pencil, Highlighter.|
|Dates||Tennessee Fire & Codes Academy (Training Schedule)|
|Register Now||To register on-line for this course, please CLICK HERE.|