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Hazmat Emergency Management Course

Objectives

After completion of this programme, the participant will be able to:

  • Gain knowledge on the identification of hazardous materials (HAZMAT), as well as emergency response concepts and procedures in these industrial accidents
  • List how the incident command management system is applied during emergencies involved
  • Acquire the techniques of temporary plugging and patching leakage Hazmat. Identify Issues related to communications, protective equipment, and detection instruments and media management at incident site
Course Content

After completion of this programme, the participant will be able to:

  • Identification, Characteristics and Types of Hazmat
  • Overview of a Hazmat Incident Command Management System
  • Hazmat Emergency Response Concepts and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Components of an Effective Hazmat Emergency Management System
  • Overview of a Hazmat Incident Command Management System
  • Effective communications during a Hazmat Incident
  • Technical information Resources for Hazmat Emergency Response
  • Use of self-contained Breathing Apparatus and Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment-Maintenance Checks and Tests
  • Use of Direct- reading Hazmat Field Detection instruments – calibration and limitations
  • Use of ERG Book
  • Plugging and patching of Leaking Hazmat
  • Decontamination Protocol for Hazmat Personnel and Equipment
  • Planning to manage Terrorism events in the industry
  • Effective Communications during Hazmat Incident
  • Use of Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment- Maintenance check and Tests
  • Use of Direct- reading Hazmat field detection instruments – calibration and Limitations
  • Techniques and Procedures for confinement and containment of Leaking Hazmat
  • Heat Stress illness-Symptomatology and prevention measures
  • Media management at incident site
  • Case studies on Hazmat incidents
  • Practical Exercises involving a simulated Hazmat incident
Target Group
  • Airlines, Airports and its Operating/Supporting Staff
  • Civil Aviation Authorities
  • Airport Authorities/Operators
  • Civil Defence Organizations
  • Municipal Fire Brigades
  • Oil-Refining and Petrochemical
  • Manufacturing Industries
  • State/Central Emergency and Rescue Services
Course Duration
  • 5 Day
Delivery Method
  • Classroom Training
  • Case study/Video clips
  • Mock Exercises
  • Hands on Practice
Facilitator
  • Internal Faculty