Jul 2021 Offering

Course
MERC004 - Hazardous Materials Technician Refresher Training
Date & Times
Jul 26, 2021 from 8 AM - 5 PM
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

Hours
8
Max Attendance
30 (24 Open Seats)
Region
A
Location
Central Jackson County Fire Training Center
4715 W US 40 Highway
Blue Springs, MO 64015
POST Approved
Yes
Target Audiences
Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Fire, and First Responders
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set

Course Roster

Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
Bowlin, Kyle City of Independence
Brown, Devlin Kansas City, Kansas Fire Dept.
Fonseca, Andres Kansas City Kansas Fire Dept
Jacobs, Adam Independence Fire Department
Rexford, Bill Independence fire department
Sellars, David Independence Fire