INDUSTRIAL HAZARDOUS MATERIALS TECHNICIAN OR REFRESHER
This course is designed for responders who are required to have Hazardous Material Technician meeting OSHA 1910.120q or are required to refresh skills and knowledge relating to the response of a hazardous materials incident. This course will provide training to all levels of responders and is fully mobile.
Realizing different responders are trained to different levels, instructors will adjust the training to suit each responding facility who attends the refresher training. Practical skills stations will vary dependent on the level of training and real life response situations.
Currently, it is difficult to obtain real live refresher training which is required to keep the hazardous material technician level status. NFPA 472 (188.8.131.52) and OSHA 1910.120 (q) (8) (i) states…. Shall receive annual refreshers of sufficient content and duration to maintain competencies, or shall demonstrate competency. This course will provide the refresher training and the level of competence which is required by NFPA and OSHA.