Hazardous Materials/WMD Technician

Requires Medical Clearance
Must be submitted prior to the first class session.

Instructional Hours: 60.00
This course has a Canvas component which requires internet access.

Major topics covered in the course are chemical and physical properties; recognition and identification of hazardous materials; laws, regulations, standards and information resources; personal protective equipment; detection devices; hazard and risk assessment, and decontamination; drum handling, damage assessment, tactical considerations, and leak control; handling cylinder emergencies, drum sampling, and terminating the incident; and required documentation.

Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion, and team-focused practical exercises.

Prerequisites

1. MFRI Firefighter I (FIRE-101) or MFSPQB, NBFSPQ, or IFSAC Firefighter I certification

AND

2. MFRI Hazardous Materials Operations (HM-102 or HM-112) or MFSPQB, NBFSPQ, or IFSAC Hazardous Materials Operations certification

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Instructional Hours: 60.00
Requires Medical Clearance  - Must be submitted prior to the first class session.
This course has a Canvas component which requires internet access.
HM-202-S003-2024
Registration is Closed.
Start Date: 06-24-2024
End Date: 07-08-2024
First Class Time: 09:00 - 15:30
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays
Registration Open: 01-10-2024
Registration Close: 06-04-2024
MFRI North East Regional Training Center More →
Coordinated by: North East. For questions contact: necontact@mfri.org