Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, selected dates for this program will be presented online in live, instructor-led webinar format. Click here to view the webinar listing for this program.
This 8-hour course focuses on defensive techniques used to contain and control a chemical release. The course meets 29 CFR 1910.120(q) and 8 CCR 5192(q) training requirements for first responders at the Operations level. Training includes basic information on hazard and risk assessment techniques, personal protective equipment, hazardous materials terms, defensive measures, and decontamination. Each student will receive a printed copy of the course manual, Emergency Response Guidebook, and certificate of completion.
This course will prepare participants for assessing and responding to chemical spills.
Who Should Attend:
This course is intended for employees who are expected to provide defensive measures for responses to chemical releases.
Key Course Topics:
- Chemical hazards
- Use of the Emergency Response Guidebook
- Hazard assessment
- Incident procedures
- Incident command system
- Personal protective equipment (PPE)
- Site control
1141 Sibley Street
Folsom, CA 95630
3055 Alvarado Street
San Leandro, CA 94577