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.
- 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:
Public Works Employees
School District Employees
This Awareness Level program is not OSFM-Certified.