NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Technician Program (FTW006_CRN80142)

This 48 hr. course is designed to challenge the participants by exposing them to the advanced information and techniques needed for handling today’s hazardous materials incidents. Topics will include the chemistry and recognizing factors of hazardous materials, use of the latest detection and monitoring equipment, new advancements in proper personal equipment, specific and practical decontamination procedures, product safety and containment precautions, and the tasks of establishing an effective while safe incident management system focusing on risk assessments. Field exercises will consist of various workstations where participants will be involved in extensive “hands-on” practices of the techniques demonstrated. Upon successful completion of this program students will be eligible to take the National Pro-Board Hazardous Materials Technician written and practical exams, which will be offered on a separate date.

Prerequisites: Hazardous Materials Operations (HMO): Respiratory Protection Practices I (non-fire service personnel)

Required Equipment: Helmet, gloves, and boots, work clothes/coveralls, safety glasses/goggles, SCBA with spare cylinder

Minimum Age: 18

Date(s): August 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 2022

Time(s): 8am - 5pm

Location: HACC – Harrisburg Main Campus: North Hall

Price:  $550.00

 Online course registration and payments are limited to one per person.

Refund Policy

If HACC cancels a course, training, seminar, conference or trip/tour, all paid participants will receive a 100% refund of all tuition and fees. Any student who wishes to drop a course may do so by visiting or calling any of the campus Welcome Centers. These requests must be made no less than one (1) calendar day prior to the first class meeting date to be eligible for a full refund of tuition and fees, except for any tuition or fees noted as nonrefundable. Unless otherwise specifically stated or approved, no refund will be issued after a class start date. We do not issue partial refunds in the event a student starts a class late or does not complete the class. Students receiving Title IV Financial Aid will be subject to the federal regulations regarding withdrawal of classes. Financial Aid eligibility will be recalculated based on dates of participation in financial aid eligible programs.

15 seats available.
Price: $550.00