Course Offering

Pipeline Emergencies
Start Date:03/25/2017
End Date:03/25/2017
Hours:8
Facility:Vichy Volunteer Fire Dept
POST Hrs:
Legal studies:
Interpersonal perspectives:
Technical studies:8
Skill Development:
Sponsor(s):Missouri Emergency Response Commission (MERC)
Description:This course will cover how to respond safely and effectively to pipeline incidents. It is written by emergency responders for emergency responders. It integrates technical information from pipeline operators and response specialists within the petroleum and chemical industries. The purpose is to provide emergency responders with the knowledge and understanding of how pipelines operate, the common products that may be transported through transmission and distribution pipeline systems, and tactical response guidelines that will facilitate a safe and effective response to a pipeline incident.