Health and Safety Officer (Revised) F0730

Responder Health and Safety
Delivery type 2-Day Off-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate or upper division baccalaureate degree category, 1 semester hour in Occupational Health and Safety or Fire Science.
CEU’s 1.6
Training Specialist

Wayne Yoder
wayne.yoder@fema.dhs.gov
301-447-1090

Upcoming offerings

February 21 - 22, 2015 | March 20 - 22, 2015 | View more

Course description

This 2-day course examines the Health and Safety Officer's role in identifying, evaluating, and implementing policy and procedures that affect health and safety aspects for emergency responders. Risk analysis, wellness and other occupational safety issues will be the main emphasis of this course.

Selection criteria

Individuals who have department-level health and safety responsibilities. Persons attending this course should have a working knowledge of the Incident Command System, as taught by NFA, applicable NFPA and OSHA requirements and recommendations, and responsibility for setting policy for the department on such issues.

Prerequisites

None.

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
February 21 - 22, 2015 Salem, Oregon

Mark Ayers
Fire Program Supervisor
Department of Public Safety Standards & Training
(503) 378-2726
mark.ayers@state.or.us

Thelma Denney
Fire Program Admin Specialist
Department of Public Safety Standards & Training
(503) 378-2408
thelma.denney@state.or.us

Course coordination plan
March 20 - 22, 2015 Ely, Nevada

Lori DeGristina
State Training Officer
Nevada State Fire Marshal
(775) 684-7522
ldegristina@dps.state.nv.us

Ross Rivera
Fire Chief
City of Ely Fire Department
(775) 289-6633
elyvfd@mwpower.net

Course coordination plan
Post-course requirements None.
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