12/03 2018 Haz Mat Tech 1D

Start Date/Time: December 3, 2018 8am
End Date/Time: December 6, 2018 6pm
Course Total Hours: 40

Intended Audience: 

Open to fire service, law enforcement, health, environmental and specific private
industry personnel, this course includes class, didactic and hands-on training in real world
scenarios-based experience.


Prerequisites: 

FRO, HazMat Technician 1A, 1B and 1C

Location: Chevron El Segundo Refinery 324 W. El Segundo Blvd. El Segundo, CA 90245

Deadline to Register: Dec. 3, 2018

Description:

Module 1D: Tactical Field Operations
Module 1D focuses on the tactics and strategy of entry operations, emergency rescue and medical considerations while wearing chemical protective clothing. Hands-on activities include drum and tank patching, pipeline and industrial pipe system repair, use of the chlorine emergency kits, decontamination corridor set-up and a full scale scenario activity. The course is a capstone to the technician program and participants will have to incorporate the information learned in previous modules to respond to a variety of simulated emergencies. Laws and regulations that pertain to response activities, emergency response planning and both bulk and non-bulk packaging requirements for highway, rail, pipeline, aircraft and water transportation are covered extensively. Chemical and biological terrorism are also included within this program.


Equipment Students Should Bring: 

SCBA's, turnouts/PPE's, gloves, safety glasses, radio communications, monitoring equipment, chemical boots, Level A" training suits