February 11, 2019 - February 15, 2019
8:00 am to 4:30 pm CST
Millington Fire Training Academy 5591 Dakar Millington, TN
Class is full.
This 40-hour course covers basic operating procedures for first responders and teaches a systematic response to hazardous material incidents. The curriculum defines hazardous materials and describes the roles, responsibilities, and risks associated with an incident. It also describes the types, uses and sources of information needed to identify hazards, as well as the basic options, requirements and limitations of methods used to control, contain, or confine a hazmat incident. Students will participate in hands-on instruction and participate in group activities during the course. A written exam is given at the end of the course.
Prerequisites: ICS700, ICS800, ICS100, ICS200 (16hr classroom), H218 TEMA Hazmat Awareness level, IS 3 (RAD), and SCBA qualified.
Reciprocity: Either one of the following Tennessee Fire Service and Code Enforcement Academy’s (TFACA) hazardous materials courses are considered equivalent to the TEMA Hazardous Materials for Operational Level Response course: Recruit/Firefighter I – F100 (400hrs) course (NFPA 2008) and Hazardous Materials Operations Level Hands-On– FF171 (32hrs) course (NFPA 2008)