Oct 2020 Offering

Course
MERC034 - Handling Propane Gas Emergencies
Date & Times
Oct 3, 2020 from 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Description

This comprehensive training curriculum was developed by a group of highly qualified propane product and container specialist from the National Propane Gas Association. This course is about how to safely respond to, mitigate and control an emergency incident involving propane or LP-Gas. Students will learn the physical properties and characteristics of propane and how to properly manage an incident scene. Students will become proficient in their tactical responses by participating as teams in live fire approaches of simulated LP-Gas releases. Students will learn relevant safety features of propane storage devices and other considerations of tank designs.

Must be 18 to participate in live burn portions of the class. May still attend lecture portion.

Hours
8
Max Attendance
30 (20 Open Seats)
Region
B
Location
Kirksville Fire Department
401 N. Franklin
Kirksville, MO 63501
POST Approved
Yes
POST Control #
328111010
Technical Studies
8
Skill Development
8
Target Audiences
Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Fire, HAZMAT, and Law Enforcement
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set

Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Buckallew, Preston Kirksville Fire
Burkhiser, Chelsea Kirksville Fire Department
Burtsfield, Austin Kirksville Fire Department
Cook, Makenna Kirksville Fire Department
Davis, Tyler Kirksville Fire Dept
Fuller, Cody Kirksville Fire Department
Gashwiler, Trey Kirksville Fire Department
Johnson, Derek Kirksville Fire Department
Tubbergen-Maglio, Alex Boone County Fire/MO DMAT-1
Weimer, Nathan Adair county fire