Due to COVID-19, many classes will be concurrently presented online in live, instructor-led webinar format (this listing) as well as in-person with limited seating availability (view the in-person listing here).
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 course materials download link prior to the webinar and a certificate of completion following the training. For those who will be pre-paying for the course (by paying through this website or arranging advance payment with the NES registrar) and would like hard copies of course materials mailed to you, please contact us at email@example.com or 800-637-2384. Please request materials far enough in advance to allow sufficient time for preparation and delivery.
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