NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Product Control Training

HAZ031 - 12.00 Hours

Description

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 6.6, “Mission-Specific Competencies: Product Control,” for operations-level personnel. You will engage in practical, hands-on defensive product control action options that include diking, retention, absorption, diversion, and vapor suppression.

Participants who successfully complete the course and pass the required written and skills tests receive a National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) certification.

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 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 6.6, “Mission-Specific Competencies: Product Control,” for operations-level personnel. You will engage in practical, hands-on defensive product control action options that include diking, retention, absorption, diversion, and vapor suppression.

Participants who successfully complete the course and pass the required written and skills tests receive a National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) certification.

Prerequisites

Pro Board Certification Only

Completion of training for all competencies of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472:

  • Chapter 5, “Core Competencies for Operations Level Responders”
  • Chapter 6.2, “Mission-Specific Competencies: Personal Protective Equipment”

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Attire

  • Regular work attire, including safety shoes, for training activities and classroom sessions.
  • You may not wear to any class or field activity
    • shorts
    • sleeveless shirts
    • open-toed shoes

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

Procedures For Technical Decontamination +Plan the Response+Describe Control Options for Hazardous Material (HazMat) incidents+Describe Control Options for flammable liquid and flammable gas incidents+Implement the response

Suggested Audience

Operations-level personnel assigned to implement product control measures at HazMat/Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) incidents.

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

1.2 CEUs
  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • Other Information

    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.

    Contact Information

    Nick Hickson

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

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    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.

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