Oct 2018 Offering

This course has been completed.

MERC002 - Hazardous Materials Incident Response: Operations
Date & Times
Oct 19 - 21, 2018 from 8 AM - 5 PM

This course meets the objectives of NFPA 472: Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents, (2013 Edition), and OSHA 29 CFR 1910. 120. Topics will include:Chemical Properties and Hazardous Materials Behavior; Incident Management; Strategic Goals and Tactical Objectives; Terrorist Attacks, Criminal Activities, and Disasters; Personal Protective Equipment; Decontamination; Product Control; Air Monitoring and Sampling; Victim Rescue and Recovery; Evidence Preservation and Sampling; and Illicit Labs. Successful completion will require a score of 70% or greater on the written exam and completion of the State Certified Practical Skills.Successful completion will require a score of 70% or greater on the written exam and successful completion of the State Certified Practical Skills exam.

Pre-requisites –Successful completion of approved Hazardous Materials Awareness course; and compliant with 29 OSHA 1910.134 and NFPA 1500 7.14.3 (no facial hair shall come in contact with the SCBA mask).Full Personal Protective Equipment required; Helmet, hood, gloves, boots, bunker pants, bunker coat, and SCBA; or Tyvek suit, boots, hard hat, gloves and SCBA
Please Note:
On 7/23/14 Post Control Number was changed from 1030090956 to 723140609 due to updated course to meet current standards.

Max Attendance
30 (4 Open Seats)
Cassville Fire Protection District
385 Sale Barn Road
Cassville, MO 65625
POST Approved
POST Control #
Technical Studies
Skill Development
Target Audiences
Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Fire, HAZMAT, and Law Enforcement
Open To The Public


Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Byrd, Lori Pineville Fire Dept
Christiansen, Casey Monett Rural
Christiansen, Justin Monett Rural
Dobbs, Spencer Mercy Hospital Joplin
Harvey, Kory Cassville Fire Protection District
Henry, Christopher Cassville Fire
Henry, Dylan Exeter fire protection district
Hole, Mike Jasper county emergency services
Ipock, Daniel Ipock electric
Jones, Dakota Student
Kaler, Jared Stone County
Keeton, Kyle Monett Rural
Lyman, Joshua Monett Fire Department
mahl, kyle monett fire dept
mckinley, alex aurora rural fire
Miller, Kevin Purdy Fire
Nance, Shawn Purdy Fire Protection District
Ridenour, Caleb Wheaton fire protection district
Salazar, Jonatan Purdy
Seitz, Kelley Monett rural
Sellers, Justin Goodman Area Fire Protection District
Sweeten, Kalee Pineville Fire department
Tackett, Ethan Sarcoxie Rural Fire Protection District
Turner, Justin Jenkins Fire Department
Twitchel, Brandan Willard Fire Protection District
Wells, Richard Willard Fire Protection District