Mar 2019 Offering

Course
MERC002 - Hazardous Materials Incident Response: Operations
Date & Times
Mar 29 - 31, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

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.

Hours
24
Max Attendance
30 (17 Open Seats)
Region
G
Location
Ava/Douglas Emergency Management Training Center
307 SE 2nd Avenue
Ava, MO 65608
POST Approved
Yes
POST Control #
723140609
Technical Studies
12
Skill Development
12
Target Audiences
Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Fire, HAZMAT, and Law Enforcement
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites

MERC001


Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Backlund, April Mapaville Fire
Carmichael, Anthony City Of Ava
Crouch, Hunter Missouri State University
Fourman, Deron Ava Rural Fire/Douglas EMA
Hammett, Adam Eastern Douglas County volunteer fire department
Hammett, Chris Eastern Douglas County Volunteer Fire Department
Hammett, Nicole EDCVFD
Huff, Jake Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Jenkins, Matthew Goodhope Fire Department
Johnson, Terrell Skyline
McFarlin, Brian Ava Rural Fire
Peat, Robert Caney Mountain Volunteer Fire Department
Woodward, Ian Eastern Douglas county volunteer fire department