Course Description : Chemical characteristics related to storage, transportation and handling of hazardous materials, i.e., flammables, combustibles, oxidizers, explosives, compressed gasses. Emphasizes emergency response, mitigation and fire suppression. Students will also receive certification in the awareness and operational levels of hazmat responder requirements as per OSHA 1910.120. Provides an introduction to the technician and incident commander levels of hazmat responder requirements.
Department Description : Natural Sciences
FSC-103 or written permission of the department chairperson