CEF024 – 4.00 Hours
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This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.
As a firefighter, you will likely respond to an incident involving Hazardous Materials (HazMat). These materials have many beneficial uses, but can pose a considerable risk to the public, the environment, and to responders if they are uncontrolled and uncontained. HazMat/ WMD is an added threat that requires the modern fire service to ever evolve to maintain preparedness. This course covers hazard types, properties and behavior, and identification of hazardous materials. HazMat/ WMD is an added threat that requires the modern fire service to ever evolve to maintain preparedness. This course offers 4 CE hours covering hazard types, properties and behavior, and identification of hazardous materials. This course offers an interactive practice session and a module quiz based off IFSTA Essentials of Firefighting 7th edition. NFPA 1001 4.1, 4.2.1, 5.2.1, 5.3.1
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
In order to successfully complete this course, you should have access to computer equipment meeting the following system requirements:
- Recommended screen resolution: 1280 x 1024
- Minimum screen resolution: 1024 x 768
- Broadband or high speed internet
- Latest version of Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer or Safari web browsers
- Latest version of Flash
- Latest version of Adobe Reader
Students are expected to use the Essentials of Firefighting, 7th Edition Manual
To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.
Upon successful completion, you will be able to:
- Hazard Types
- Properties and Behavior, and Identification of Hazardous materials
Individuals seeking continuing education in the fire service.
Continuing Education And Professional Credits
- 4.00 hours – Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)
- State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)