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TRANSCAER LNG Safety & Emergency Response Training

Training Event


Miami Fire Academy
3425 Jefferson Street
Miami FL 33133

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Training includes:

  • Classroom instruction
  • MC-338 and MC-331 trailer will be onsite for an overview during training. Trailer provided by: Kenan Advantage Group, Inc.
  • Complimentary meal
  • Student Manuals provided
  • TRANSCAER Challenge Coins and Certificates upon successful completion of the session (certificates will be emailed following the event)

NOTE: You only need to register to attend one session. Each session will cover all topics outlined below in the course description.

Attendee Level

  • Technician Level
  • Operations Level
  • First responders
  • Basic/Introduction

Event Focus

Featured topics:

  • Liquified Natural Gas (LNG)


Gain an understanding of the basic safety and response considerations for emergencies involving the potential or actual release of liquefied natural gas.

Modules & Objectives

  • Module 1: Course Introduction
  • Module 2: LNG Overview
    • Understand the history, properties, and current use of Liquefied Natural Gas.
      • Discuss the history and growth of LNG.
      • Describe how LNG is produced.
      • List the four most common uses of LNG.
      • Explain the properties and characteristics of LNG.
      • Identify key safety concerns of liquefied natural gas.
  • Module 3: LNG Safety & Transportation
    • Identify the basic safety considerations concerning LNG containers and its various applications.
    • Describe modes of LNG transportation and the use of LNG as a fuel.
      • Identify the likelihood and potential locations of LNG incidents.
      • Identify handling and safety considerations for LNG storage facilities.
      • Identify resources available to provide product and mitigation information.
      • Explain why LNG is used as a transportation fuel.
      • List the most common LNG transportation modes.
      • Identify the placards and markings for LNG.
      • Describe general LNG container characteristics..
  • Module 4: Managing LNG Incidents for Emergency Responders
    • Identify the appropriate incident objectives for a safe and effective response.
      • Identify important pre-incident planning considerations.
      • Identify lessons learned from LNG incidents.
      • Value the relationships between local, state, federal & industry response organizations.
      • Identify the four components of hazard analysis and risk assessment.
      • Given scenarios, identify appropriate defensive and offensive action options.
  • Module 5: Post-Assessment & Course Evaluation

Important Details

Class is limited to 40 attendees per session. You must pre-register to attend.

Please be at the site by 8:30AM for registration. Class will begin promptly at 9:00AM EST. Depending on registration and training needs, the training schedule may be adjusted prior to event.

Please advise the instructor(s) of any pre-existing medical condition(s) that may preclude you from participating in any field exercise. Stay hydrated and alert.


  • Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG)
  • Kenan Advantage Group


Jennifer Membreno-Maltez

2900 Fairview Park Drive
Falls Church VA 22042

Mobile  703-300-8921
Captain Robert Hartney
City of Miami Department of Fire-Rescue

1151 NW 7th Street
Miami FL 33136

Mobile  786-493-3674
Lieutenant Maikel Garcia
City of Miami Department of Fire-Rescue

1151 NW 7th Street
Miami FL 33136

Phone  305-416-5405
Mobile  786-200-2509