NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Awareness Training

HAZ013 - 8.00 Hours

Description

This course meets the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1072 Hazardous Materials / WMD Emergency Response Personnel Professional Qualifications Chapter 4, “Awareness" and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1910.120 (q)(6)(i) for Awareness-level personnel.

Upon completion of this course you are eligible to take the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) written exam.

Schedule

  • Details
    11/19/2019 - 11/19/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  HAZ013  211
    $270.00
  • Details
    3/2/2020 - 3/2/2020
    College Station TX
    FP  HAZ013  212
    $270.00
  • Details
    10/12/2020 - 10/12/2020
    College Station TX
    FP  HAZ013  213
    $270.00

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

This course meets the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1072 Hazardous Materials / WMD Emergency Response Personnel Professional Qualifications Chapter 4, “Awareness" and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1910.120 (q)(6)(i) for Awareness-level personnel.

Upon completion of this course you are eligible to take the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) written exam.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Course Attire

For classroom activities, participants must wear full length pants, closed-toe shoes, and short sleeve / long sleeve shirts (no sleeveless shirts).

Pro Board Certification Testing

Participants are required to provide a photo ID at time of Pro Board testing.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend 100% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion and to sit for the Pro Board certification exam. 

Topics

Analyze the incident+Detect the presence of Hazardous Materials (HazMat)/Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)+Survey a HazMat/WMD incident from a safe location+Collect hazard information from the current edition of the Department of Transportation (DOT) Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG)+Implement the response+Initiate protective actions+Initiate the notification process

Suggested Audience

Personnel who could encounter an emergency involving hazardous materials/weapons of mass destruction. Includes those who are expected to recognize the presence of the HazMat/WMD, protect themselves, call for trained personnel, and secure the area.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

0.8 CEUs
  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+Pro Board
  • Other Information

    Class Location and Travel Information

    Classes are conducted at Brayton Fire Training Field

    1595 Nuclear Science Road

    College Station, Texas

    The Bryan-College Station Convention and Visitors Bureau maintains a list of local hotels. 

    Funding Option

    For responders in the state of Texas, this course is also available at no cost through the Texas Division of Emergency Management.

    Government Programs

    Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits® For information contact Veteranservices@teex.tamu.edu or call (877) 833-9638

    Contact Information

    Nick Hickson

    HazMat Training Manager
    Phone: (979) 458-3640 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

    Related Courses

    HAZ014+HAZ016NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Operations Training+Hazardous Materials Awareness TrainingNFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Operations Training+Hazardous Materials Awareness TrainingNFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Operations Training+Hazardous Materials Awareness Training

    Policies

    TEEX Policies


    Participants are required to follow the guidelines in the ESTI Student Safety Manual.

    Pro Board testing policies, including ADA accommodations.

    Payment Information

    • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-2130
    • Purchase Order – Complete online registration and send a copy of PO documentation within 48 hours to Cynthia.Ford@teex.tamu.edu.
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