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 14, “Competencies for Hazardous Materials Technicians with an Intermodal Tank Specialty.” 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 Chapter 14 competencies.
Pro Board Certification Only
Proof of completion of training for all competencies for National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Chapter 7, “Competencies for Hazardous Materials Technicians.”
Download the Documentation for Pro Board Certification Requirements for more information.
Course Completion Requirements
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
This course requires PPE Level 2 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual. All students are required to follow this manual at all times.
You must wear regular work attire (including safety shoes, hard hat, work gloves, and eye protection) for training activities and classroom sessions. You may not wear shorts, sleeveless shirts, or open-toed shoes to any class or field activity
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.
Due to the strenuous nature of class activities, participants should secure a professional evaluation of their physical condition prior to enrolling in this course.
TopicsIntermodal Tank Construction+Damage Assessment+Transfer Techniques+Leak Containment+Flaring+Fitting Repair+Safety
Technician level personnel expected to respond to incidents and provide technical support, oversight for product removal and moving of damaged intermodal tanks, and act as a liaison between outside resources and technicians.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsPro Board
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.