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Hazardous Materials Operations, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Chris H Weber

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Aug 9, 2011

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For courses in Hazardous Materials.

 

Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations is designed for firefighters, law enforcement, emergency medical services (EMS) personnel, and industry employees that may be faced with hazardous materials emergencies. This text closely adheres to the 2008 NFPA 472 competencies and is organized to follow the logical progression of a hazardous materials response. Providing technical information that can be used for initial training and periodic recurrent training, this book must be complemented with hands-on activities designed to reinforce key response concepts. The MyFireKit available to instructors online has suggested hands-on activities and exercises for each chapter.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Awareness Level Personnel
  3. Operations Level Responders Core Competencies: Recognizing Hazardous Materials
  4. Operations Level Responders Core Competencies: Understanding Hazardous Materials
  5. Operations Level Responders Core Competencies: Responding to Hazardous Materials Incidents
  6. Operations Level Responders Mission Specific Competencies: Personal Protective Equipment
  7. Operations Level Responders Mission Specific Competencies: Mass Decontamination
  8. Operations Level Responders Mission Specific Competencies: Technical Decontamination
  9. Operations Level Responders Mission Specific Competencies: Evidence Preservation and Sampling
  10. Operations Level Responders Mission Specific Competencies: Product Control
  11. Operations Level Responders Mission Specific Competencies: Air Monitoring and Sampling
  12. Operations Level Responders Mission Specific Competencies: Victim Rescue and Recovery
  13. Operations Level Responders Mission Specific Competencies: Illicit Laboratory Incidents

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$37.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-511704-0