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HazMat Awareness - ERG

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Event Date:

March 19, 2022 from 08:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Event Location:

Campbell County Fire Training Center
10 Training Center Dr
Highland Heights, KY 41076
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Event Description:

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This class is designed to provide HazMat Training for the Awareness-Level for first responders who are likely to witness or discover a hazardous materials release and will initiate a response sequence by notifying the proper authorities of the release. It will also incorporate hands-on training in the use of Safety Data Sheet Shipping papers, location occupancies, placarding and labeling. 1910.120 and KAR 803 and concentrate on detecting a hazardous situation and making the appropriate calls to secure the scene and prevent contamination. 

You will also learn how to use the Emergency Response Guidebook. The OSHA 1910.120 standard outlines the minimal training required of each employee that has the potential of witnessing or discovering a hazmat incident. These individuals include firefighters, police officers, emergency medical personnel, security guards, and certain industrial workers. From informal detection methods to protective actions, your personnel will be fully informed of their responsibilities and have the knowledge to safely carry out the duties of the hazmat awareness level.

PARTICIPANT CRITERIA:
This course is open to all Emergency Management, Safety Officers, Law Enforcement, Search and Rescue, Fire, Public Health and Safety, Fire, Medical, Environmental, public works or Emergency Personnel having responsibility for mitigation of a hazardous materials incident. 

SPONSORSHIP:
This Course is sponsored by the Campbell County Office of Emergency Management and the Kenton County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.

INSTRUCTIONS:
1) Course enrollment maximum is 40 participants.
2) There are no course fees.
3) Pre-registration is required by March 15th, 2022.
4) Register online at: https://tinyurl.com/yzx4sxwh

If you have questions contact:
William R. Turner, Director
Campbell County Office of Emergency Management
P.O. Box 153
8774 Constable Drive
Alexandria, KY 41001
859-547-3150
Email wturner@campbellcountyky.gov

Event Contact:

Name: William Turner
Title: OEM Director
Email: wturner@campbellcountyky.gov
Phone: 859-547-3150