NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Technician Training

HAZ020 - 40.00 Hours

Description

This course meets or exceeds the qualifications for National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents Chapter 7, “Competencies for Hazardous Materials Technicians,” and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1910.120 (q)(6)(iii) for Technician-level personnel.

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 472 Chapter 7.

Schedule

  • Details
    9/16/2019 - 9/20/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  HAZ020  280
    $1100.00
  • Details
    10/7/2019 - 10/11/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  HAZ020  284
    $1100.00

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

This course meets or exceeds the qualifications for National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents Chapter 7, “Competencies for Hazardous Materials Technicians,” and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1910.120 (q)(6)(iii) for Technician-level personnel.

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 472 Chapter 7.

Prerequisites

Students must be trained to the Operations level to receive Pro-Board certification at the end of the HazMat Technician course. Proof of Operations level training must be submitted prior to the end of class. Please click on the additional information link to see the requirement for submitting proof of operations level training. The written and skills testing must receive a passing score in order to receive a Pro Board certificate.

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 100% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion and to sit for the Pro Board certification exam. 

Recommended

Due to the strenuous nature of class activities, participants should secure a professional evaluation of their physical condition prior to enrolling in this course.

 

Topics

Analyze the incident+Collect and interpret hazard and response information+Determine scope of the problem+Describe type and extent of damage to containers+Predict the behavior of released materials and containers +Estimate the size of endangered area +Plan a response+Describe response objectives and options+Select Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for action options+Select technical decontamination process+Develop a site safety plan+Implement the response+Perform duties of Hazmat position within Incident Command Systems (ICS)+Don, doff, and work in Technician-level PPE+Perform Offensive control options+Perform decon functions+Evaluate effectiveness of control functions+Evaluate effectiveness of decon+Terminating the Incident+Incident debrief and critique+Reports and documentation+A, B, & C Chlorine Kits+MC306/406 Dome Clamp with Grounding and Bonding+Level A Dress out with Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)+Drum leak repair and overpacking+Instrumentation laboratory

Suggested Audience

Personnel who respond to emergencies involving Hazardous Materials (HazMat)/Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) for the purpose of analyzing the incident, selecting appropriate PPE and decontamination procedures, and implementing action options to mitigate the incident.

 

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

4 CEUs
  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+ACE+Pro Board
  • Other Information

    Due to the nature of the training, a physical examination and fit test is recommended prior to enrolling in this course.

    Skills

    • A, B & C Chlorine Kits
    • MC306/406 Dome Clamp with Grounding and Bonding
    • Level A Dress out with SCBA
    • Drum Leak Repair and Over packing
    • Instrumentation Laboratory

    Registration

    Industrial Program

    Register online or use our registration form, fill it out, print it, and fax it to (979)458-4368.

    Annual Industrial Fire School (July)

    Class limit: 40 students

    Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    • PPE Level 2 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual.
    • All students are required to follow the TEEX Student Safety Manual at all times.
    • Students should bring the same type of clothing as worn on normal duty at their plant, including bunker gear which is NFPA 1971 compliant.

    Class Hours

    Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

    Annual Fire Training School Information

    If you are attending this course as part of TEEX's Texas Annual Fire Training School taught each March and July, you need to be aware of the following additional information.

    Annual Fire Training School Registration Requirements

    Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order please place the number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO or voucher within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.

    Annual Fire Training School Late Registration

    The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.

    American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Identified Disabilities

    Testing Policy - American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Identified Disabilities

    Annual Fire Training School Contact Information

    If you have any questions about Annual Schools, call (866) 878-8900 or email annualschool@teex.tamu.edu.

    Government Programs

    Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits® For information contact Veteranservices@teex.tamu.edu or call (877) 833-9638

    Contact Information

    Nick Hickson

    HazMat Training Manager
    Phone: (979) 458-3640 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

    Related Courses

    HAZ013+HAZ029NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Awareness Training+NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Transportation Specialist TrainingNFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Awareness Training+NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Transportation Specialist TrainingNFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Awareness Training+NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Transportation Specialist Training

    Policies

    TEEX Policies

    Pro Board Testing Accommodation Information

    Accommodations are provided for those candidates who qualify under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as disabled.

    Course dates are subject to change without notice.

    Fees

    • Fees are subject to change without notice.
    • Fees must be paid prior to or on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.
    • Does not include lodging or meals.

    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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