Course Descriptions

FFO0228 - Hazardous Materials 2

Course Description:
This course covers 40 hours of the IAFF 160 hour course to complete the state certification of Hazardous Materials Technician. Note: Of the four 40 hour courses, one does not have to pre-requisite another. This course provides the second half of the two-part program in bringing a hazardous materials incident safely to conclusion. It concentrates on integrating knowledge about hazardous materials chemistry, storage, transportation, and potential release scenarios with information about local hazardous materials incident plans and response systems. The course is for personnel with hazardous materials response and mitigation functions.