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Title: Hazardous Materials Awareness for First Responders Sponsored by


1
Hazardous Materials Awarenessfor First
RespondersSponsored by
Oregon Fire Instructors Association Oregon
Local Emergency Planning Committee Hillsboro
Fire Rescue
2
Where Are We?
  • Introduction
  • Awareness of Hazardous Materials
  • Detecting Hazardous Materials
  • Identification and Hazard Assessment
  • Conclusion

1-2
3
Class Participants
  • Class is designed for those who are
  • Likely to witness or discover a hazardous
    substance release
  • Expected, as part of their normal duties, to
    initiate an emergency response sequence by
    notifying proper authorities of the release

1-3
4
Introductions
  • Your name and title
  • Your affiliation
  • Your experience in hazardous materials
  • Your expectations from this class

1-4
5
Course Logistics
  • 1. Rosters
  • 2. Start and finish
    times
  • 3. Class fees
  • 4. Class periods

5. Tests 6. Accreditation 7. Class
critiques 8. Restrooms 9. Meals
1-5
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Course Goals
  • Provide training that will prevent injury to
  • Emergency Responders themselves
  • Others
  • The environment
  • Provide guidelines for initial action that stress
    safety principles

1-6
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Course Objectives To increase awareness levels
  • Define hazardous materials and their risks
  • Identify potential outcomes of incidents
    involving hazardous materials
  • Identify key elements of 29 CFR 1910.120(q)
    applied at the "awareness" level
  • Identify need for additional resources
  • Identify appropriate notifications to
    communication center

1-7
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Course Objectives To increase awareness levels
  • Each of the mechanisms for recognizing and
    identifying hazardous materials will be examined
    to identify the key elements that emergency
    responders can utilize.

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Course Objectives
  • Using the latest edition of the Emergency
    Response Guidebook
  • Strengths and weaknesses in the hazard
    classification system
  • Using the Guidebook to help with initial actions
    at the incident scene

1-9
10
Steps to Hazardous MaterialEmergency Response
Proficiency
  • Self study and Awareness training
  • Case studies
  • Practical Experience

1-10
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Criteria for SuccessfulClass Completion
  • Answer at least 70 of the questions correctly

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