HazMat Pipeline Awareness Training

HAZ009 - 8.00 Hours

Description

This course addresses regulatory pipeline safety and prevention subject matter. In addition, you will complete exercises using the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).

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 course addresses regulatory pipeline safety and prevention subject matter. In addition, you will complete exercises using the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).

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).

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.

Topics

Basic types and categories of pipeline systems+Primary federal and state agencies that investigate pipeline accidents+Primary industry and trade associations that develop pipeline standards+Primary causes of pipeline incidents+Industry and governmental programs to prevent pipeline incidents+Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG)+Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)+Primary federal and state agencies that regulate pipeline operations

Suggested Audience

Public employees who are likely to witness or discover releases from the many pipelines that cross their jurisdiction. This includes

  • Fire
  • Rescue
  • Emergency Medical Service (EMS)
  • Law enforcement
  • Incident Commanders
  • Other local/state/federal officials

Other Information

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

HAZ021HazMat Pipeline Operations TrainingHazMat Pipeline Operations TrainingHazMat Pipeline Operations 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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