Sep 2021 Offering

This course has been cancelled.

Course
MERC034 - Handling Propane Gas Emergencies
Date & Times
Sep 25, 2021 from 8 AM - 5 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 (30 Open Seats)
Region
H
Location
Princeton Fire Station
200 North Fullerton
Princeton, MO 64673
POST Approved
Yes
POST Control #
328111010
Technical Studies
8
Skill Development
8
Target Audiences
Emergency Medical Services (EMS), HAZMAT, Law Enforcement, and Fire
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set
Cancelled On
Sep 21, 2021