Aug 2020 Offering

This course has been cancelled.

Course
MERC002 - Hazardous Materials Incident Response: Operations
Date & Times
Aug 15, 2020 from 8 AM - 5 PM; Aug 16, 2020 from 8 AM - 5 PM; Aug 23, 2020 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

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
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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.

Hours
24
Max Attendance
30 (30 Open Seats)
Region
B
Location
Hannibal Fire Station 3
12681 Heavenly Acres Drive
New London, MO 63459
POST Approved
Yes
POST Control #
723140609
Technical Studies
12
Skill Development
12
Target Audiences
Emergency Medical Services (EMS), HAZMAT, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, and Fire
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites

MERC001

Cancelled On
Jul 20, 2020

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