Hazardous Materials Incident Command

Course Prerequisites


Student Prerequisites for admission into course



Designed for

Fire Service Personnel

Course Length

16 Hours

Provides the hazardous materials incident commander with the skills necessary to successfully and safely manage the incident. Includes the need for an organized approach to managing hazardous materials incidents, the required elements for an employer's emergency response plan, site-specific pre-incident emergency planning, incident analysis and the development of site safety plans, strategic goals for hazardous materials incidents, and developing a plan of action and its application and tactical objective to accomplish the strategic goals.