FEATURED HAZMAT: Toxic Gases (Chlorine & Hydrogen Chloride); Corrosive Liquids (Hydrochloric Acid & Caustic Soda) & Flammable Gases (Vinyl Chloride)
Hazmat Technician/Specialist, First Responders, anyone interested in learning more about this topic.
Director of Outreach
(703) 894-4114 phone
FREE One-day Training Includes:
- Hands-on workshops and classroom instruction
- One-on-one training opportunities with emergency response professionals
- DVDs containing presentations, plus additional videos and reference materials
- Complimentary lunch
- Certificates upon successful completion will be emailed 2-3 weeks following the event
Hazmat Safety & Emergency Response: Learn about the physical and chemical properties of toxic gases (chlorine & hydrogen chloride); corrosive liquids (hydrochloric acid & caustic soda) and flammable gases (vinyl chloride). Transportation methods, health effects of acute exposure, proper selection of personal protective equipment, first aid, and medical treatment measures are reviewed.
A-Kit Workshop: Learn about potential leak scenarios for chlorine 150-lb cylinders and how to mitigate those leaks. Install new and old versions of the Emergency Kit “A” on chlorine cylinders.
B-Kit Workshop: Learn about potential leak scenarios for chlorine ton containers and how to mitigate those leaks. Install new and old versions of the Emergency Kit “B” on ton container training devices.
Required Safety Gear for all Field Exercises: Safety Vest, hard hat, gloves, safety glasses, long pants, and steel toe or composite toe boots. Please advise the instructor of any pre-existing medical condition(s) that may preclude you from participating in any field exercise. Stay hydrated and stay alert!
Please note classroom presentations are held in a non-climate controlled tent. Please dress accordingly for the weather. Long-pants are required.
*Please be at the site by 8:30 AM for registration. Depending on registration & training needs, the training schedule may be adjusted prior to event.
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NOTE: Registration will remain open until after the event! Please note if you register after May 18, 2018 you will still need to sign in as a walk-in at the registration table since the registration lists and name badges will already be printed. Don’t worry there are plenty of spots! Thank you for your understanding and we look forward to seeing you at the CI/TRANSCAER Event!