July 26, 2021 - July 30, 2021
417 Fatherland Street Nashville, TN
11:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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 risk assoicated 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 activites during the course. A written exam is given at the end of the course.
Prerequisites: IS100, IS 200, IS 700, IS 800 (FEMA on-line course), TEMA Hazardous Materials Awareness, SCBA (Self Contain Breathing Apparatus) qualified. Students nees to bring Air Pack & Full Air Tank to the course.