Using activities and scenarios, you will identify the hazards of hazardous products and chemicals. You will analyze chemical and physical properties to support risk-based response and decision-making and share that information. Where appropriate, this course aligns with NFPA 470 and other industry standards.
Pre-course materials and course syllabus
|Instructions to Download Student Manual:
|https://apps.usfa.fema.gov/ax/pcm/BYOD_Instructions_0233.pdf PDF 71KB
|Welcome Letter/Pre-course Assignment Information:
|https://apps.usfa.fema.gov/ax/pcm/pcm_r0233.pdf PDF 95KB
|https://apps.usfa.fema.gov/ax/syll/syllabus_n0233.pdf PDF 170KB
Emergency response personnel who have responsibility for analysis, management and/or tactical response to hazardous materials incidents.
Fire prevention inspectors, hazardous materials inspectors, regulators and planners where knowledge of the chemical behavior of hazardous materials is essential.