Safe Practices for Traffic Incident Responders-SHRP2

XTN047 - 4.00 Hours

Description

This lecture course stresses how to address two simultaneous objectives specific to traffic collisions: safe procedures used to clear a crash scene, and maximizing roadway space available for continued traffic movement. Promoting best practices while working traffic incidents using guidance from the Texas Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), Texas State Motor Vehicle Code, and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) guidelines.

Schedule

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    3/21/2019 - 3/21/2019
    Center Point TX
    FP  XTN047  515
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    3/23/2019 - 3/23/2019
    Belton TX
    FP  XTN047  505
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    3/24/2019 - 3/24/2019
    Riviera TX
    FP  XTN047  512
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    3/30/2019 - 3/30/2019
    Baird TX
    FP  XTN047  503
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    4/4/2019 - 4/4/2019
    Ganado TX
    FP  XTN047  504
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    4/4/2019 - 4/4/2019
    Marathon TX
    FP  XTN047  506
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    4/16/2019 - 4/18/2019
    Lake Worth TX
    FP  XTN047  498
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    4/24/2019 - 4/26/2019
    Stephenville TX
    FP  XTN047  499
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    6/27/2019 - 6/27/2019
    Bastrop TX
    FP  XTN047  501
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    9/5/2019 - 9/5/2019
    Humble TX
    FP  XTN047  509
  • Details
    9/5/2019 - 9/5/2019
    Humble TX
    FP  XTN047  510

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 lecture course stresses how to address two simultaneous objectives specific to traffic collisions: safe procedures used to clear a crash scene, and maximizing roadway space available for continued traffic movement. Promoting best practices while working traffic incidents using guidance from the Texas Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), Texas State Motor Vehicle Code, and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) guidelines.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Relevant standards related to traffic incident management, including those associated with the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) consensus standards +Effective roadway space management techniques, including proper positioning of response apparatus to protect the scene and responders working at the scene+Relevant standards related to traffic incident management, including provisions of the Texas Transportation Code+Recommended marking and lighting practices for response vehicles +Relevant standards related to traffic incident management, including the Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices +Traffic incident management (TIM) and the importance of quickly clearing traffic incidents +Use of appropriate temporary traffic control techniques to warn motorists and guide them safely past the scene +Effective roadway space management techniques, including important considerations for facilitating traffic flow and traffic safety+Use of appropriate temporary traffic control techniques to warn motorists and guide them safety past the scene+Recommended response vehicle marking and lighting practices+Techniques for pre-planning traffic incident management (TIM) at known +Improved use of on scene incident command procedures

Suggested Audience

  • Law enforcement personnel
  • Fire personnel
  • Rescue personnel
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel
  • Hazmat responders
  • City/County transportation personnel
  • Traffic control personnel
  • Corridor managers
  • Traffic Safety Committee personnel
  • Tow truck operators

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)+Texas Department Licensing and Regulation (TDLR)

Other Information

To request this class in your jurisdiction or department, please use the Emergency Services Training Institute (ESTI) Extension Course Request Form.

To request admission to an already scheduled course, call the contact person listed in this course schedule. This will allow the course host to provide the appropriate number of student manuals.

Contact Information

Fire & Rescue
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900
Emergency Services Training Institute
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