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Fire Service and Code Enforcement Academy


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INDUSTRIAL HAZARDOUS MATERIALS OPERATIONS
Code FI175
Length 32 Hours
Description

This course provides the emergency responder with the knowledge to respond to releases or potential releases of hazardous substances as part of the initial response at the site. The knowledge acquired should enable the responder to contain the release and prevent exposures to the hazardous substance.

 

Practical exercises and teamwork are included as part of this course.

 

Upon completion, the student should be able to demonstrate: competency and knowledge of the basic hazard and risk assessment techniques; selection and use of proper personal protective equipment; understanding basic hazardous material terms basic control, containment, and/or confinement operations within the capabilities of the resources and personal protective equipment within the capabilities of the resources and personal protective equipment available within the unit; implementation of basic decontamination procedures; and understanding relevant standards, operating procedures, and termination procedures.

Pre-Requisites Hazardous Materials Awareness Level – FI170
Fees $400.00
Materials Contact TFACA for materials list, Pen, Paper, Pencil, Highlighter.
Dates Tennessee Fire & Codes Academy (Training Schedule)
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