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2013 Winter Fire School


Hazardous Materials Refresher Training is Available at 2013 Winter Fire School!

Federal regulations require that every Hazardous Materials Technician must acquire at least 8 hours of annual refresher training. Why not get this years requirement fulfilled at 2013 Winter Fire School? The University of Missouri, Fire and Rescue Training Institute will host classes that meet those requirements. Here are four workshops that are available at this years Winter Fire School for you to choose from.

2013 Winter Fire School

Hazardous Materials Workshops at Winter Fire School

10 Most Common Chemicals in Your Community –

Presented by Mike Booth

Have you ever wondered what chemicals are being used and transported through your communities? This workshop will take a look at ten of the most used chemicals and investigate how they are used, stored and transported..... More

2013 Winter Fire School

Fire and EMS Response to Pesticide Incidents –

Presented by Mike Jenkins

After completion of this workshop participants will be able to recognize hazardous pesticides by their label information, describe how pre-incident planning can aid in pesticide incidents, and describe incident control tactics when pesticides are involved. ... More

2013 Winter Fire School

GHS, NAERG, WISER: Useless Acronyms or Useful Sources of Information –

Presented by Stephen McLane

In this workshop participants will learn about the Global Harmonization System (GHS) for identification of hazardous materials in the work place and learn the new format for safety data sheets (SDS). The 2012 Emergency Response Guide and the changes to this guide will be covered, as well as understanding how to use the guide for the first 30 minutes of the release...... More

2013 Winter Fire School

Modular Emergency Response Radiological Transportation Training (MERRTT) –

Presented by
Keith Henke
Will Brantley
, and
Jeff Wenzel
, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Rick Gann
Carter Tharp
, Missouri Department of Natural Resources

Jim Kammerer
Jeff Rackers
, State Emergency Management Agency

The Department of Energy MERRTT training provides a fundamental knowledge for organizations responding to transportation incidents involving radiological material.... More

2013 Winter Fire School

Early Registration Discount Available Until January 11th

Winter Fire School will be on February 8 - 10, 2013 in Columbia, Missouri. Classes will be held on the University of Missouri campus in Columbia on the 9th and 10th. The Equipment Exposition will be presented at the Columbia Expo Center which is located in the Holiday Inn Executive Center. A printable PDF of the Winter Fires School brochure is available right now and as always we have all the details for Winter Fire School online as well. Visit our website for all the details and feel free to contact us with any questions you may have. We look forward to seeing you at the 2013 Winter Fire School in Columbia, Missouri.

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