TEMA Hazardous Materials Awareness-H218

This course covers the basic skills to recognize, detect, and identify the presence of hazardous materials during an emergency.  Students will learn how to define and describe how hazadous materials are classified, and understand the risks associated with them as well as proper notification procedures.  Other topics of instructin include: Understanding the importance of initiating command and control activities during a hazardous materials incident; surveying a hazardous material incident; identifying the containment systems and materials involved; and use of the Emergency Response Guidebook.

Prerequisites: None 

Dates: 
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 08:00 to 12:00
Address: 
Shelby County Office of Preparedness HLS/EMA
1075 Mullins Station Road
38134 Memphis , TN
Training or Exercise Event: 
Yes