NFPA 1072 Hazardous Materials Illicit Laboratory Incidents Training

HAZ509 - 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 6.9, “Mission-Specific Competencies: Response to Illicit Laboratory Incidents,” 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.

Schedule

  • Details
    9/26/2019 - 9/27/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  HAZ509  32
    $570.00

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 National Fire Protection Association (NFPA 472) Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents Chapter 6.9, “Mission-Specific Competencies: Response to Illicit Laboratory Incidents,” 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

Proof of training completion for all competencies at the Operations Level, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Chapter 5, "Core Competencies"

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

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

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

Unique Operational Aspects +Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) +Decontamination Procedures +Detection Devices +Remediation Plan +Implementation the Planned Response +Scene Size Up +Illicit Drug Manufacturing +Chemical Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Manufacturing Methods +Biological Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Manufacturing Methods

Suggested Audience

  • Operations-level personnel who may discover or respond to an illicit laboratory incident. Instruction is focused on the initial response to a possible illicit chemical, biological, or drug Laboratory.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

1.6 CEUs
  • Pro Board
  • 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

    Related Courses

    HAZ507+HAZ508Illicit Laboratory Awareness Training+Illicit Laboratory Operations TrainingIllicit Laboratory Awareness Training+Illicit Laboratory Operations TrainingIllicit Laboratory Awareness Training+Illicit Laboratory Operations 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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