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In the wake of the tragic Parkland school shooting, please be aware of these resources should you need to talk with someone.  

Students can call 561-868-3980 or visit the PBSC Counseling Center website.

Faculty and staff should call the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) hotline at 800-272-7252

Course Descriptions

FFO0229 - Hazardous Materials 3

 
Course Description:
This course provides the final component of the four part (160 hour) Hazardous Materials Technician program. It focuses on bringing a hazardous materials incident safely to conclusion with concentration on integrating knowledge about hazardous materials chemistry, storage, transportation, and potential release scenarios. Students will be taught the use of personal protective equipment, tools, detection devices, decontamination procedures and the use of specialized equipment that will allow them to successfully mitigate a hazardous materials emgergency. The course is for personnel who will face hazardous materials response and mitigation functions.