December 6, 2021 - December 10, 2021
8:00 am to 4:30 pm CST
Jackson FD Training Center 720 South Highland Jackson, TN 38301
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.
Pre-requisites: H218 TEMA HazMat Awareness level, IS3 (RAD) or AWR 923 W, IS100,IS200, IS700, IS800 and SCBA qualified.