Certification requires successful completion of NFPA 472 Operations Level.
This course is designed for anyone responsible for directing and coordinating all activities at a dangerous goods incident. Through theory and practical components, it covers types of hazards and response data, estimating outcomes, planning the response, implementing the response, evaluating progress, reporting and documenting the incident, and conducting incident critiques. Students will be expected to wear breathing apparatus and specialized chemical protective clothing.
Textbook: Jones & Bartlett, Hazardous Materials, Managing the Incident 4th Edition
Successful students are eligible to apply for IFSAC and ProBoard certification.
Evaluation: practical evaluation, proctored written exam
Prerequisite: FFTS-S1200 or experience as an incident commander or attendance at a recognized incident command course such as our previous Firefighting Strategy and Tactics - Command (Theoretical).
Alternative delivery method: Client-hosted
Course Cost: $670
Scheduled: Course will be rescheduled when certification is available.