September 13, 2019 - September 19, 2019
419 Century Court Franklin, TN
COURSE HOURS: 8:00 - 5:00 pm
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: IS 100, IS 200, IS 700, IS 800 (FEMA on-line courses),
IS-3 Radiological Response, ICS 300 Intermediate Incident Command
System or equivalent 16 hr. classroom, H218 TEMA Hazardous Awareness and SCBA
(Self Contain Breathing Apparatus) qualified.
Students need to bring Air Pack & full Air Tank to the course.
Audience: Primary –
Firefighters, Law Enforcement, EMS
Secondary: All other emergency response organizations
Students who successfully complete this course willhave met the standards under
the OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 and NFPA 472 (2013)
TEMA Middle Region