- 2 hrs Legal
- 4 hrs Technical
- 2 hrs Skill
- EMS Non Core-8
Continuing Education Unit (CEU)
This course meets the objectives of NFPA 472, 2008 edition and OSHA 29 CFR1910.120. Topics include: Laws and standards of hazardous materials; identifying placards and containers; recognizing when there is a presence of hazardous material; understanding material safety data sheets and shipping papers and using the North American Emergency Response Guidebook (NAERG). This course meets the requirements of NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, 2013 Edition, Chapter 5 – Firefighter I, for the Response to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents: Awareness competencies.