Aug 17, 2019  
2019-20 Catalog 
    
2019-20 Catalog

FIRE 139 - Hazardous Materials Awareness


Introduces emergency response personnel to the growing problem of hazardous materials emergencies. Emphasis is put on product identification and notification of the proper agencies for incident mitigation. Successful completion of the course qualifies the student, affiliated with an Illinois fire department to challenge the Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) certification test as “Hazardous Materials-First Responder Awareness.” Prerequisite(s): None.
(PCS 1.2, 0.5 credit hours - 0.5 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)