STRATEGY AND TACTICS FOR HAZARDOUS MATERIALS INCIDENTS

STRATEGY AND TACTICS FOR HAZARDOUS MATERIALS INCIDENTS 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?
Designed specifically for members who will fill the role of Incident Commander at hazardous materials incidents

What Training will you recieve & what will you get out of this course?
This course covers all the competencies for Incident Commanders and in addition, provides a refresher to aid Incident Commanders in understanding the chemical/physical/toxicological terms commonly associated with hazardous materials incidents, a review of the types and hazards associated with common containers encountered at hazardous materials incidents, and utilizes scenarios in conjunction with the tabletop diorama to practice analyzing the incident, developing an appropriate risk benefit for response activities, determining response objectives and action options, communications, and developing a written incident action plan.