NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Operations Training

HAZ014 - 16.00 Hours

Description

This course meets or exceeds the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents Chapter 5, “Core Competencies for Operations Level Responders,” and Chapter 6.2, “Mission-Specific Competencies: Personal Protective Equipment,” and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1910.120 (q)(6)(ii) for Operations-level personnel.

Upon completion of this course, you are eligible to take the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) written exam and skills testing for NFPA Chapters 5 and 6.2 competencies for Operations-level personnel.

This course consists of both classroom and field exercises.

Schedule

  • Details
    10/1/2019 - 10/2/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  HAZ014  205
    $550.00

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 or exceeds the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents Chapter 5, “Core Competencies for Operations Level Responders,” and Chapter 6.2, “Mission-Specific Competencies: Personal Protective Equipment,” and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1910.120 (q)(6)(ii) for Operations-level personnel.

Upon completion of this course, you are eligible to take the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) written exam and skills testing for NFPA Chapters 5 and 6.2 competencies for Operations-level personnel.

This course consists of both classroom and field exercises.

Prerequisites

  • Completion of training for all competencies of NFPA 472 Chapter 4, “Competencies for Awareness-Level Personnel.”

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Attire

  • Wear regular work attire for training activities and classroom sessions.
  • You may not wear to any class or field activity
    • shorts
    • sleeveless shirts
    • open-toed shoes

Recommended

Due to the strenuous nature of class activities, participants should secure a professional evaluation of their physical condition prior to enrolling in this course.

Topics

Analyze the incident+Detect the presence of Hazardous Materials (HazMat)/Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)+Determine scope of the problem+Determine potential outcomes+Plan a response+Capabilities of Operations-level personnel+PPE/Identifying/Donning/Doffing/Working in/Hazards+Implement the response+Establish Control Zones/Emergency Decontamination/Communications+Implement protective actions+Perform operations level tasks+Evaluate Progress+Communicate Status

Suggested Audience

Personnel who respond to emergencies involving hazardous materials/weapons of mass destruction for the purpose of protecting nearby persons, the environment, or property from the effects of the release.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

1.6 CEUs
  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • Other Information

    Courses will begin at 8 a.m. on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.

    You can use the above online registration link or our registration form. Please fill it out, print it, and fax it to (979) 458-4368.

    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

    HAZ016+HAZ019Hazardous Materials Awareness Training+Hazardous Materials Technician TrainingHazardous Materials Awareness Training+Hazardous Materials Technician TrainingHazardous Materials Awareness Training+Hazardous Materials Technician Training

    Policies

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    Pro Board Testing Accommodation Information

    Accommodations are provided for those candidates who qualify under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as disabled.

    Course dates are subject to change without notice.

    Fees

    • Fees are subject to change without notice.
    • Fees must be paid prior to or on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.
    • Does not include lodging or meals.

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