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Hazardous Materials: Technician "A"

  • Registration Fee

    Cost: - $565.00

Full Description

This 40-hour course provides those personnel who are, or will be, operating as a member of a hazardous materials response team with the basic skills needed to evaluate & mitigate an incident involving the release of hazardous materials. Students will receive in-depth classroom and hands-on lessons in implementation of the Emergency Response Plan, classification, identification, & verification of known and unknown materials by using advanced field-survey instruments & equipment, functioning within the incident management system, selecting & using the proper specialized chemical personal protective equipment provided to the hazardous materials technician, hazard and risk assessment techniques, performing advanced control, containment, and/or confinement operations within the capabilities of the resources & PPE available, decontamination procedures, basic chemical, radiological, & toxicological terminology & behavior, & developing site safety & control plans.

The state exam will be given at the end of the course.


Open Sessions

  • Session Day(s) Times Dates Location Age
  • Hazardous Materials: Technician "A" M Tu W Th F 8:00 AM — 5:00 PM 10/16/2017 — 10/20/2017 698 N. Birch Ln. Romeoville, IL 60446 All Ages

    Registration for this session ends October 16, 2017.

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