HazMat Technician/Specialist Refresher – 24 hours
This 8-hour refresher course reviews the skills and knowledge required of HAZMAT Technicians/Specialists who respond offensively to releases or potential releases of hazardous materials for the purpose of controlling the release. The class is split between classroom and hands-on. Topics include; review of chemical terms and properties, chemical testing, monitor use CGI’s, PID, RAD), CPC/PPE review (including suits, gloves, boots), plugging and patching equipment and new technologies. The hands-on portion includes taking the student through the steps necessary to mitigate complex, scenario-based HazMat/WMD incidents. Participants work in teams on coordinated responses, working within the HazMat Group to mitigate given scenarios. A full debrief is completed prior to the conclusion of the course.