Emergency Response to Chemical Spills
This 24 hour technician level course provides participants an opportunity to learn basic skills and knowledge about protectingthe health and safety of personnel, the environment and property when responding to the accidental release of hazardous materials.
Recognition and control of hazards at the scene are presented through illustrated lectures and small group activities.
Emergency Response to Chemical Spills Technician Level in accordance with 29 CFR 1910.120 will cover:
Hazardous Materials Emergency Response Intro.
Personal Protection Equipment
Incident Command System
Industrial and Environmental Spill Response
Performance Measures: All students will be required to participate in the hands-on training and will be evaluated by the Lead Trainer based on course objectives. Those students who are not given a ‘pass’ will be given an explanation in writing and will be issued a ‘qualified’ or ‘restricted’ Certificate of Completion. Students are also expected to be participatory in all classroom and supplemental activities as directed by the Lead Trainer.
Some Course Objectives include: