NFPA 1072 Air Monitoring For Hazardous Materials/Operations Mission Specific Training

HAZ033 - 16.00 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 6.7, “Mission-Specific Competencies: Air Monitoring and Sampling,” for Operations-level personnel.

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 6.7, “Mission-Specific Competencies: Air Monitoring and Sampling,” for Operations-level personnel.

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.”

Download the Documentation for Pro Board Certification Requirements for more information.

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Attire

  • Regular work attire for training activities and classroom sessions
  • Safety shoes
  • 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

Plan the response+Plan air monitoring and sampling activities+Describe air monitoring options at the operations level+Implement the response+Implement air monitoring options and sampling activities

Suggested Audience

Operations-level personnel assigned to implement air monitoring and sampling operations at a Hazardous Material (HazMat)/Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) incident.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

1.6 CEUs

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

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.

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