Feb 2019 Offering
This course has been completed.
- MERC002 - Hazardous Materials Incident Response: Operations
- Date & Times
- Feb 8, 2019 from 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm; Feb 9, 2019 from 8 AM - 6 PM; Feb 10, 2019 from 8 AM - 6 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
On 7/23/14 Post Control Number was changed from 1030090956 to 723140609 due to updated course to meet current standards.
- Max Attendance
- 30 (22 Open Seats)
South Central Buchanan County FD
14323 SE State Rt 371
Faucett, MO 64448
- 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 registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.
|Fedrizzi, Joseph||Dearborn Area Fire Protection District|
|Grubb, Jeffrey||SCBC Fire Department|
|Hays, Cody||Edgerton-Trimble Fire Protection District|
|Hunter, Brian||South Central Buchanan County FD|
|Jackson, Alex||South Central Buchanan County FD|
|Johnson, Dennis||SCBC Fire Dept|