Nov 2019 Offering

This course has been completed.

MERC002 - Hazardous Materials Incident Response: Operations
Date & Times
Nov 19, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM; Nov 20, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM; Nov 21, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM; Nov 22, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM

This course meets the objectives of NFPA 1072: Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents, (2017 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.

** IMPORTANT NOTE** By registering for this course, I hereby certify that I meet the requirements to perform the tasks of the chosen course as established by my organization.

Max Attendance
30 (12 Open Seats)
Springfield Fire Dept
2620 W. Battlefield
Springfield, MO 65807
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
Alvarez, Lukas City of Springfield
Atkinson, Wyatt Chris atkinson
Austin, Bruce Springfield Fire Department
Beck, Cameron Springfield Fire Department
daily, matthew springfield fire dept.
Davidson, Eli Springfield Fire
Domiano, Steven Southwest Electric
Doyle, Daniel Springfield Fire department
Elliott, Caleb Springfield Fire Department
Evanoff, Ryan Mid County Fire Protection District
Geisert, Nicholaus Springfield Fire Department
Harter, Gage Springfield Fire Department
Mueller, Scott St. Charles County Ambulance District
Neyens, Steve st. charles county ambulance district
SAVAGE, MATTHEW Springfield Fire Department
Sigrest, Collin City of Springfield
Summers, Jeff St. Charles County Ambulance District
Walker, Nora Springfield Fire Department