Apr 2019 Offering

This course has been completed.

MERC002 - Hazardous Materials Incident Response: Operations
Date & Times
Apr 26, 2019 from 6 pm - 10 pm; Apr 27, 2019 from 7 am - 7 pm; Apr 28, 2019 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 (14 Open Seats)
Kearney Fire Department
201 East 6th St
Kearney, MO 64060
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
Bolek, Alyssa Kearney Fire and Rescue
Brown, Johnathan Holt fire protection district
Creason, Hunter Kearney fire and rescue
Deatherage, Jayden Kearney Fire & Rescue
Heyne, Parker keareny fire and rescue
Johnson, Clarence KCFD
Juhnke, Micah Missouri National Guard
King, Tyler Kearney fire and rescue
Lopez, Daniel Kansas City Kansas Fire Department
Lynn, Jarrett Kearney Fire & Rescue Protection District
McCay, Justin Kansas City Fire Department
Pederson, Zachary Kearney fire and rescue
seibert, maggie Kansas City fire
Smith, Raymond Kansas City Fire
Stephens, James Kearney Fire and Rescue
Welch, Avery Holt Fire Dept.