Health and Safety Officer (Revised) F0730

Delivery type 2-Day Off-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one 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 20 - 21, 2016 | February 27 - 28, 2016 | April 12 - 13, 2016 | View more

Course description

This two-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. Individuals attending this course should have working knowledge of the Incident Command System as taught by the National Fire Academy, working knowledge of applicable National Fire Protection Association and Occupational Safety and Health Administration 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 20 - 21, 2016 Salem, Oregon

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

Course coordination plan
February 27 - 28, 2016 Cancelled Grand Junction, Colorado

Marianne Maxfield
Certification Manager
Division of Fire Prevention & Control
(303) 239-5878
marianne.maxfield@state.co.us

Mark Quick
State Training Director
Division of Fire Prevention & Control
(303) 239-4600
mark.quick@state.co.us

Course coordination plan
April 12 - 13, 2016 Norfolk, Virginia

Donald Hansen
Branch Chief Training and Technical Services
Virginia Department of Fire Programs
(804) 249-1986
don.hansen@vdfp.virginia.gov

Ken Muhleman
Division Chief
Virginia Department of Fire Programs
(757) 848-5828
kenneth.muhleman@vdfp.virginia.gov

Course coordination plan
June 14 - 15, 2016 Junction City, Kansas

Russell Greene
Program Manager
Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute
(785) 846-1073
rtgreene@ku.edu

Glenn Pribbenow
Director
Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute
(866) 804-8841
gprib@ku.edu

Kevin Royse
Fire Chief
Junction City Fire Department
(785) 238-6822
kevin.royse@jcks.com

Course coordination plan
Post-course requirements None
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