Hazardous Materials Product Control Training

HAZ030 - 8.00 Hours

Description

This non-certification course meets or exceeds the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1072 Hazardous Materials / WMD Emergency Response Personnel Professional Qualifications Chapter 6.6, “Product Control,” for operations-level personnel.

You will engage in practical, hands-on defensive product control action options that include diking, retention, absorption, diversion, and vapor suppression.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

This non-certification course meets or exceeds the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1072 Hazardous Materials / WMD Emergency Response Personnel Professional Qualifications Chapter 6.6, “Product Control,” for operations-level personnel.

You will engage in practical, hands-on defensive product control action options that include diking, retention, absorption, diversion, and vapor suppression.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Course Attire/Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

  • For field exercise, participants must provide National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1971 compliant PPE that meets the Level 2 requirements in the ESTI Student Safety Manual. Any gear found to be unsafe or not NFPA compliant will not be allowed on the field. The PPE includes: safety glasses, gloves, hard hat, and safety-toed boots.
  • Participants are required to participate in hands-on activities utilizing Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) and therefore must be clean shaven while attending class. Facial hair must not be present where the SCBA mask seal contacts the skin. Mustaches and normal sideburns are permitted.
  • For classroom activities, participants must wear full length pants, closed-toe shoes, and short sleeve / long sleeve shirts (no sleeveless shirts).

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 a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed. 

Recommended

Physical Recommendation

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

Prior Knowledge Recommendation

It is recommended that participants have HazMat Operations level training prior to registering.  

Topics

Plan the Response+Describe Control Options for Hazardous Material incidents+Describe Control Options for flammable liquid and flammable gas incidents+Implement the response

Suggested Audience

Personnel trained to the Operations level who are assigned to implement product control measures at a Hazardous Material (HazMat)/Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) incident.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

0.8 CEUs

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.

Contact Information

Nick Hickson

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

Related Courses

HAZ031+HAZ014+HAZ013NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Product Control Training+NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Operations Training+NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Awareness TrainingNFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Product Control Training+NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Operations Training+NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Awareness TrainingNFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Product Control Training+NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Operations Training+NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Awareness Training

Policies

TEEX Policies


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

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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