We can provide your organization with customized oil-spill response training tailored to meet your specific needs.
The training can include any of the modules offered in the standard oil-spill response courses.
Contact Kirk Richardson at (979) 845-1158 or Kirk.Richardson@teex.tamu.edu for more information.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Due to the strenuous nature of class activities, you should secure a professional evaluation of your physical condition prior to enrolling in this course.
TopicsAerial surveillance +Boom and skimmer design +Boom and Skimmer Design and Function +Communications equipment +Containing and recovering oil on surface water +Contingency planning and response team training +Movement, containment and cleanup of oil +Oil recovery from soil and oily debris disposal +Oil-spill contractors and cooperatives +Preventing oil spills +Reporting and documenting oil spills +Security, damage claims and public relations +Shoreline protection, cleanup and restoration +Sorbents and chemical agents
- First responders
- Industrial and refinery personnel
- Government employees
- Any other individuals who may be tasked with responding to oil spill incidents
Tuition must be paid prior to or on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.
Class hours will vary. Customized courses can be taught at our facilities in Galveston, Texas or on-site at your facility.