Hazardous Materials Technician Module 1: Primary Skills for the Hazardous Materials Responder
Emergency response personnel will learn basic skills to effectively and safely respond to incidents involving hazardous materials in an offensive or defensive mode. This course covers portions of OSHA 1910.120 and NFPA 472 for the Hazardous Materials Technician. Topics include terminology associated with Hazardous Materials responses, use of reference materials at a hazardous materials incident, determining appropriate decontamination methods and the selection and use of chemical protective clothing. Course uses both lecture and hands-on skill stations.
Designed for: All emergency response personnel
Course Length: 24 hours
Prerequisites: Hazardous Materials First Responder Operations, and SCBA medical clearance. Signed Training Authorization Letter required. Student must be affiliated with a hazardous materials response agency to attend regional classes. Academy offerings are open to all.
Registration for all Madison County course is now mandatory. Registration priority is given to County agencies, their regular mutual aid partners, then out of county students. It is the responsibility of the student to contact the fire coordinator if they have registered for a course and their availability has changed.
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