Hazardous Materials Training Courses

   Course:    Hazardous Materials Awareness Training (Full)   
   
   Summary:    This course will provide first responders with the knowledge and skills to:
  • Understand what hazardous substances are and the risk associated with them in an incident;
  • Recognize the presence of hazardous substances in an emergency;
  • Understand the role of the emergency responder at the awareness level, including site security and control;
  • Have an understanding of the U.S. Department of Transportation Emergency Response Guidebook;
  • Realize the need for additional resources, and to make appropriate notifications to the community.
Meets OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 Standards, NFPA 472, and approved by the Illinois State Fire Marshal's Office.

  
   
   Notes:   
8 hour course-8 CEU's accredited through Illinois Department of Public Health **Certificate Issued**