HazMat Technician Refresher

Jackson County Fire Protection District, 4715 SW US 40 Highway Blue Springs, MO

The Hazardous Materials Technician Refresher training is an eight-hour course offered on three separate days.

The course includes a review of applicable laws, regulations and standards, scene management, utilizing relevant technical documents, selection of personal protective equipment (PPE) and decontamination methods.

This is a lecture and hands-on course. Students will work through scenarios where they research and solve a variety of problems with a time period given to review and re-familiarize themselves with mitigation methods, techniques, tools and monitoring instrumentation.

Topics include

  • Site management Identifying the problem
  • Hazard assessment and risk evaluation
  • Selecting PPE and clothing Information and management
  • Resource coordination Implementing response objectives
  • Decontamination
  • Terminating the incident
Hazardous materials team inspecting items

Based on grant requirements, priority registration is for the KS LEPC and MO LEPD service area.


Please contact the MARC Government Training Institute to register for this class. 

Topics: HazMat

Focus Area: Safety & Security