HAZARDOUS MATERIALS ON-SCENE INCIDENT COMMANDER Course

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS ON-SCENE INCIDENT COMMANDER Course

This course complies with NFPA 470 Chapter 12, Competencies for Hazardous Materials/WMD Incident Commanders, Chapter 13, Professional Qualifications for Hazardous Materials/WMD incident Commanders, and 29 CFR 1910.120 (q)(6)(v).

Who is this course for?
The course is designed for members who will assume command/control of the incident scene beyond the first responder awareness level.

What Training will you recieve & what will you get out of this course?
Using a multimedia presentation and tabletop diorama, attendees will have competency in the following areas. Know and be able to implement the employer’s incident command system, know how to implement the employer’s emergency response plan, know and understand the hazards and risks associated with employees working in chemical protective clothing, know how to implement the local emergency response plan, know of the state emergency response plan and of the Federal Regional Response Team, and know and understand the importance of decontamination procedures.