|Delivery type||6-Day Off-Campus|
|ACE recommendation||In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Public Safety, Fire Administration, or Public Administration.|
This 6-day program focuses on the duties and responsibilities of the emergency response personnel who will assume the Incident Command role in hazardous materials emergencies above the initial response. Based on the current requirements of Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations Section 1910.120 (29 CFR 1910) and the applicable national standards, the program follows 3 phases of an incident: preplanning, incident operations, and post-incident responsibilities.Topics include negligence and liability, planning, Incident Command System/Emergency Operations Center (EOC) interface, training requirements, and emergency response plans. Evaluation of the student's knowledge of the subject is attained through written tests and graded scenarios. Evening classes and projects are required.
|Comments||Good background material especially the review of 1910-120 and other regulations governing haz mat ... It taught me a better understanding of an ICS on a much larger scale ... Clarifies how SARA III/LEPC relate to the fire department and importance of reviewing LEPC plan.|