Course Offering

Hazardous Materials Technician Refresher Training
Start Date:08/26/2017
End Date:08/26/2017
Hours:8
Time:8-5
Facility:Western Taney County Fire District
Lodging:none
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Sponsor(s):Missouri Emergency Response Commission (MERC)
Description:Hazwoper Refresher- This is an 8 hour course which will satisfy requirements to maintain certification for hazardous material technician. This course will review applicable laws, regulations, and standards, scene management, utilizing relevant technical documents, and review selection of PPE and decontamination methods. This is a lecture and hands on course where the students will be put into scenarios where they will have to research, and solve a variety of problems with a time period given to review and re-familiarize themselves with mitigation methods, techniques, and tools as well monitoring instrumentation. Pre requisites include the following: Hazmat Awareness or higher. Available topics are as follows:

· Site Management
· Identifying the problem
· Hazard Assessment and Risk Evaluation
· Selecting Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment
· Information and Management and Resource Coordination
· Implementing Response Objectives
· Decontamination
· Terminating the Incident