Propane Emergencies

ASP503 - 40.00 Hours

Description

This is a standalone course aimed at any personnel who may be responsible for the safe handling of Liquid Propane (LP) gas emergencies.

This course satisfies all the requirements for a Hazardous Materials (HazMat) Propane Specialist as specified by Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 29 CFR 1910.120 and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standard 472.

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 is a standalone course aimed at any personnel who may be responsible for the safe handling of Liquid Propane (LP) gas emergencies.

This course satisfies all the requirements for a Hazardous Materials (HazMat) Propane Specialist as specified by Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 29 CFR 1910.120 and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standard 472.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Attire

  • Regular station duty wear for fire field activities
  • Office attire for classroom sessions.
  • You may not wear to any class or field activity
    • shorts
    • sleeveless shirts
    • open-toed shoes

Topics

Damage Assessment +Handling liquid and vapor gas propane leaks +Propane truck rollover incident and uprighting +Pullaway Accidents +Railroad car accident +Recognition of various LP gas tanks and equipment +Transport Fires

Suggested Audience

This course is directed toward emergency responders, plant fire brigades, propane marketers and personnel, law enforcement, incident commanders, hazardous material responders, and propane transport companies.

Other Information

Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m. – noon.

Course size limit

  • 35 students

Annual Fire Training School registration information

Registration

Annual Schools require that you use the registration form. You can print the Annual School registration form and mail it with a check, or fax it to (979) 847-9304 with an approved/signed Purchase Order. Only Annual School registration forms will be accepted.

Late fee

A $50.00 late fee will be assessed to payments made after the registration deadline for the Annual Fire Training School.

Contact Information

Jeff Rhoads

Training Director
Phone: (866) 878-8900 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

Policies

Annual Fire Training School registration late fee

A $50.00 late fee will be assessed to payments made after the registration deadline.

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