22. August 2019 - 8:00 till 17:00
Reserve seats for: OSHA HAZMAT & All Hazards Incident Command Workshop (16 hours) | Workforce Development Center | Thursday, 22. August 2019
This course is designed for individuals that are OSHA HAZMAT technicians (OSHA 24 Hour HAZWOPER qualified) whose duties will include being a; HAZMAT Incident Commander, Safety Officer, Operations Officer, or Decontamination Officer. The workshop provides the basic Incident Command knowledge and skills needed to meet the requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standard 1600 (Standard for Disaster/Emergency Managenment and Business Continuity Program and FEMA National Incident Management System (NIMS)
Sequence of topics to be covered:
Strategy & Tactics
Incident Command System
National Incident Management System (NIMS) Overview
Level A HAZMAT Drill Exercise
o Facility Fire
o Active Shooter
o Power Outage
After this course, participants will be pocess the basic supervisor skills to manage an On Scene HAZMAT Incident and basic skills necessary for developing a facility Emergency Operations Plan (ERP) for an All Hazards Incident that includes, Fire, Servere Weather, Active Shooter or Power Outage..
In some segments of this course, participants are required to wear respirator equipment, which precludes wearing eyeglasses. Individuals who are severely restricted are required to notify the instructors and be aware that their participation will be limited. During some exercises, participants are required to wear chemical protective clothing, which may be stressful to certain individuals. Participation in these exercises is not required but attendance is required. Individuals who are not currently participating in a medical surveillance program should consult their physician before attending this course.