Hazardous Materials Safety Officer and Site Operations

The Hazardous Materials Safety Officer and Site Operations course is founded on the need to immerse the hazardous materials responder in the strategy, tactics and safety officer operations at the scene of a HazMat incident. This course will prepare the hazardous materials responder to safely and effectively respond to an incident and perform the duties associated with the management and safety officer roles required by the Code of Federal Regulations and in accordance with the
recommendations of the National Fire Protection Association. NFPA 472: Standard for Professional Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials Incidents. 

  • Planning, Implementing and Demobilizing the Response
  • Hazardous Materials Site and Scene Operations
  • NFPA 472 Safety Officer Roles and Responsibilities
  • Comprehensive Site Safety Plans
  • Concepts of Operations
  • Medical Surveillance
  • Detailed Site Operations
  • Case Studies and Scenarios
  • Hazardous Materials Incident Action plans
  • 3- Day Educational Experience