FIRES216 - Hazardous Materials II
This course emphasizes the knowledge required to identify NFPA 472 Operations Level standards for the first responders to hazardous materials incidents. Students set up decontamination procedures for responders to hazardous materials incidents
Prerequisites: FIRES123, FIRES124, FIRES201, FIRES202, FIRES215
Distribution: Career Training
Offered: Fall, Spring
- Explain proper procedures for PPE inspection, storage, testing, and maintenance.
- Describe the considerations and limitations of emergency and technical decontamination.
- Explain the strategic goal of spill control and confinement.