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Hazardous Materials- Awareness Level - CANCELLED
August 22, 2017

This 8 hour course provides all first responders with the basic knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and work defensively at incidents involving the release of hazardous materials. The program satisfies NFPA and OSHA standards and meets the objectives outlined in the Emergency Response to Terrorism self-study guide.  Class is from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Course Objectives:

  • Know the role of emergency responders
  • Understand hazardous substances and associated risks
  • Recognize the presence of hazardous materials in an emergency
  • Review the U.S. Department of Transportation Emergency Guidebook


Who Should Attend:

Police Officers

Public Works Employees

EMA Employees

EMS Personnel

Emergency Dispatchers

School District Employees


This Awareness Level program is not OSFM-Certified.


**This course has been canceled**
Northeastern Illinois Public Safety Training Academy
2300 Patriot Boulevard Glenview, IL 60026
Phone: 847-998-8090 • Fax: 847-998-8091

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