FIRE 111   Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations* (4 Hours)

Prerequisites : Department approval.

Corequisites: FIRE 131 and FIRE 141.

This course prepares the student for the Hazardous Materials certification through Kansas Fire and Rescue Training Institute. The purpose of this course is to develop an emergency response contingency plan to deal with hazardous material or chemical emergencies in compliance with regulations in order to protect human health and the environment as well as to minimize an organization's risk. Students will also implement the various portions of the plan as required.