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H218 TEMA Hazardous Materials Awareness Level Course (4 Hours) DeKalb Co.

February 17, 2020

Event

February 17, 2020


Location

104 East Main Street Smithville, TN


Contact

kathy.miller@tn.gov


TEMA Middle Region

Course Time
6:00 - 10:00 pm

This 4 hour resident course covers the
basic skills to recognize, detect, and identify the presence of hazardous
materials during an emergency. Students will learn how to define and describe
how hazardous materials are classified; understand the risks associated with
them as well as proper notification procedures. 
Topics of instruction include: Understanding the importance of
initiating command and control activities during a hazardous materials
incident; surveying a hazardous material incident; identifying the containment
systems and materials involved; and use of the Emergency Response Guidebook.

 Students who successfully complete this course will have met the standard under
OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 and NFPA 471 (2013)

 TLETA POST Certified

 Prerequisites: None

CONTACT:
Middle Region Office
Kathy Miller
615-741-7342