Aug 2021 Offering

MERC002 - Hazardous Materials Incident Response: Operations
Date & Times
Aug 27 - 29, 2021 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 (9 Open Seats)
Squires Fire Department
HWY 5 & JJ
Squires, MO 65755
POST Approved
POST Control #
Technical Studies
Skill Development
Target Audiences
Emergency Medical Services (EMS), HAZMAT, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, and Fire
Open To The Public


Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Andrews, Michael Squires
bommarito, joseph estern doyglas county fire
Browning, Hayden Squires VFD
Browning, William Squires Volunteer Fire Department
Cain, Blake Squires VFD
Davidson, Brian Twin Bridges VFD
Evans, John Squires VFD
Farmer, Vance Willow Springs Fire Department
Garrison, Aleshia Squires VFD
Garrison, Drake Squires VFD
Garrison, William Squires VFD
Hora, Debbie 11 Point Fire Department
Jacquin, Khristie Pontiac/Price Place VFD
Kupitz, Dustin Willow Springs Fire
Mitkish, Emilie Ozark technical community college
Schiff, Michael Self
Sicilia, Clara Squires VFD
Veldkamp, Travis Squires Volunteer Fire Department
Vrionis, Joseph Cedar Creek FD
Watson, Falecia Squires Volunteer Fire Department