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Dow Chemical North East TRANSCAER® Training Tour – New Jersey & Pennsylvania
4/27/2012 7:30 AM (local time)
4/27/2012 3:00 PM (local time)
Lower Bucks County Public Safety Training Center - 2912 River Road
Bristol, Pennsylvania 19007
Emergency preparedness training for local and regional emergency response organizations and personnel. Community leaders are welcome to attend the sessions to learn how they can elevate their assistance and communications within their communities.
The Dow Chemical Company
171 River Road
Bound Brook, NJ 08854
The North East Tour will be traveling through three cities in Pennsylvania and New Jersey during the months of April and May 2012. This tour will bring training sessions to locations in Wood bury, NJ; Bristol, PA and Piscataway, NJ. The tour is sponsored by The Dow Chemical Company teaming with Norfolk Southern and Conrail Railroads, the Firefighters Education and Training Foundation, CHEMTREC and many other local supporting agencies.
The module-based training curriculum is designed to meet the needs of various stakeholder groups. To better meet these needs, two training tracks have been developed, both are offered each day of training.
Track 1 - General Awareness for Non-responders (1.5 hours)
Track 2 - Hazmat Tech Training (All-day session)
Tank Car Anatomy
Toxic Inhalation Hazard Materials and Flammable Gases
Capping Kits (C-Kit and Midland Kit)
Leaks Approach, Investigation and Mitigation
Tank Truck Course Ethanol Emergencies
Lunch will be provided.
Registration is requested, however walk-ons are welcome. Class size is limited to 60 participants per session.