Hazardous Material Operations
Course Number: 10-503-153
Description: 10-503-153 HAZARDOUS MATERIAL OPERATIONS ...prepares the participant to perform the minimum hazardous material incident operations associated with firefighting functions. Meets operational level competencies referenced in the JPRs in NFPA 1001, 4-1.1. (Corequisites: 10-503-142, Fire Fighting Principles; OR Firefighter I State Certification)
Total Credits: 1
- Describe the basic chemical and physical properties of gases, liquids, and solids.
- Identify the nine U.S. Department of Transportation hazard classes and their respective divisions.
- Demonstrate the utilization of guidebooks, MSDS, and other reference materials to determine an initial course of action.
- Analyze the incident
- Plan the response
- Implement the planned response
- Evaluate the progress
Course details are from the 2021-2022 academic year and are subject to change after 5/23/2022.