NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Transportation Specialist Training

HAZ029 - 50.00 Hours

Description

This course meets or exceeds the qualifications for National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents Chapters 12, 13, and 14 which train specialists to respond to tank car, cargo tank, and intermodal tank incidents.

Upon completion of this course students are eligible to take the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) written exam and skills testing for NFPA Chapters 12, 13, and 14.

Schedule

  • Details
    10/14/2019 - 10/18/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  HAZ029  50
    $2285.00

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 qualifications for National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents Chapters 12, 13, and 14 which train specialists to respond to tank car, cargo tank, and intermodal tank incidents.

Upon completion of this course students are eligible to take the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) written exam and skills testing for NFPA Chapters 12, 13, and 14.

Prerequisites

Pro Board Certification Only

Proof of completion of training for all competencies for National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Chapter 7 "Technician Competencies".

Download the Documentation for Pro Board Certification Requirements for more information.

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Attire

  • Regular work attire for training activities and classroom sessions, including
    • safety shoes
    • hard hat
    • work gloves
    • eye protection
  • You may not wear to any class or field activity
    • shorts
    • sleeveless shirts
    • open-toed shoes

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.

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

Damage Assessment+Transfer Techniques+Leak Containment+Flaring+Fitting Repair+Safety+Cargo Tank Construction+Intermodal Tank Construction+Tank Car Construction

Suggested Audience

Technician-level personnel expected to respond to incidents and provide technical support, oversight for product removal, and moving of damaged tank cars, cargo tanks, and intermodal tanks and act as a liaison between outside resources and technicians.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

5 CEUs
  • Pro Board
  • 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.

    Course dates and 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.
    • Do not include lodging or meals.

    Annual Fire Training School Information

    If you are attending this course as part of TEEX's Texas Annual Fire Training School taught each March and July, you need to be aware of the following additional information.

    Annual Fire Training School Registration Requirements

    Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order please place the number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO or voucher within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.

    Annual Fire Training School Late Registration

    The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.

    American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Identified Disabilities

    Testing Policy - American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Identified Disabilities

    Annual Fire Training School Contact Information

    If you have any questions about Annual Schools, call (866) 878-8900 or email annualschool@teex.tamu.edu.

    Course Size Limit

    • 30 students

    Hours

    • Sunday: 1 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
    • Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
    • Friday: 7:30 a.m. - noon

    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

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    Policies

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    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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