Exam Prep

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ISBN: 9780763758387
Release Date: 2009-08
Number of pages: 260
Author: Ben Hirst
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Download and read online Exam Prep in PDF and EPUB The Second Edition of Exam Prep: Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations is designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Hazardous Materials certification, promotion, or training examination by including the same type of multiple-choice questions you are likely to encounter on the actual exam. To help improve examination scores, this preparation guide follows Performance Training Systems, Inc.’s Systematic Approach to Examination Preparation. Exam Prep: Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations is written by fire personnel explicitly for fire personnel, and all content has been verified with the latest reference materials and by a technical review committee. Your exam performance will improve after using this system!


Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations

Filename: hazardous-materials-awareness-and-operations.pdf
ISBN: 9781449641542
Release Date: 2014-09-18
Number of pages: 480
Author: Iafc
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

Download and read online Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations in PDF and EPUB Each new print copy of Hazardous Materials: Awareness and Operations also includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a complete eBook, Study Center, homework and Assessment Center, and a dashboard that reports actionable data. Experience Navigate 2 today at www.jblnavigate.com/2. A fire fighter’s ability to recognize an incident involving hazardous materials or weapons of mass destruction (WMD) is critical. They must possess the knowledge required to identify the presence of hazardous materials and WMD, and have an understanding of what their role is within the response plan. The second edition of Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations will provide fire fighters and first responders with these skills and enable them to keep themselves and others safe while mitigating these potentially deadly incidents. Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations, Second Edition meets and exceeds the requirements for first responders within the 2013 Edition of NFPA 472, Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents. Additionally, the material presented also exceeds the hazardous materials response requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations provides in-depth coverage of: • The properties and effects of hazardous materials and WMDs • How to calculate potential danger and initiate a response plan • Selection, use, advantages, and disadvantages of personal protective equipment • Mass and technical decontamination • Evidence preservation and sampling • Product control • Victim rescue and recovery • Air monitoring and sampling • Illicit laboratory incidents The second edition features: • A new chapter on Fire Smoke designed to teach hazardous materials responders how to prevent, protect, detect, diagnose, and appropriately treat smoke inhalation. • Knowledge and Skills Objectives correlated to the 2013 Edition of NFPA 472, Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents. • Detailed step-by-step skill drills with which include the corresponding NFPA job performance requirement. • Scenario based learning tools including You are the Responder, Responder in Action, and Voices of Experience case studies to encourage critical thinking skills. • Responder Tips and Safety Tips to provide helpful advice from hazardous materials veterans.


Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations

Filename: hazardous-materials-awareness-and-operations.pdf
ISBN: 9780763771218
Release Date: 2009-10
Number of pages: 170
Author:
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Download and read online Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations in PDF and EPUB A fire fighter's ability to recognize an incident involving hazardous materials is critical. They must possess the knowledge required to identify the presence of hazardous materials and weapons of mass destruction (WMD), and have an understanding of what their role is within the response plan. Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations will provide fire fighters and first responders with these skills and enable them to keep themselves and others safe while mitigating these potentially deadly incidents. Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations is the center of an integrated teaching and learning system that combines groundbreaking content with dynamic new features to support instructors and to help prepare students for the job. The text meets and exceeds the requirements for Fire Fighter I and II certification and satisfies the core competencies for operations level responders including the eight mission-specific responsibilities for first responders within the 2008 Edition of NFPA 472, Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents. Additionally, the material presented also exceeds the hazardous materials response requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations provides in-depth coverage of: the properties and effects of hazardous materials and WMDs; how to calculate potential danger and initiate a response plan; selection, use, advantages, and disadvantages of personal protective equipment; performing mass and technical decontamination; performing evidence preservation and sampling; performing product control. Performing air monitoring and sampling; performing victim rescue and recovery; and responding to illicit laboratory incidents. Listen to a Podcast with Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations author Rob Schnepp to learn more about this training program! Rob discusses the NFPA 472 standard, changes in responder training operations, and the importance of writing a "street smart" textbook. To listen now, visit: http://d2jw81rkebrcvk.cloudfront.net/assets.multimedia/audio/HazMat.mp3.


Exam Prep Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations

Filename: exam-prep-hazardous-materials-awareness-and-operations.pdf
ISBN: 9781449668327
Release Date: 2011-09-06
Number of pages: 260
Author: Dr. Ben Hirst Performance Training Systems
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

Download and read online Exam Prep Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations in PDF and EPUB The Second Edition of Exam Prep: Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations is designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Hazardous Materials certification, promotion, or training examination by including the same type of multiple-choice questions you are likely to encounter on the actual exam. To help improve examination scores, this preparation guide follows Performance Training Systems, Inc.’s Systematic Approach to Examination Preparation. Exam Prep: Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations is written by fire personnel explicitly for fire personnel, and all content has been verified with the latest reference materials and by a technical review committee. Your exam performance will improve after using this system!


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Hazardous Materials Handbook

Filename: hazardous-materials-handbook.pdf
ISBN: 1428319719
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 257
Author: Chris Hawley
Publisher: Delmar Pub

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Hazardous Materials Handbook for Emergency Responders

Filename: hazardous-materials-handbook-for-emergency-responders.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015034936321
Release Date: 1996
Number of pages: 535
Author: Joe Varela
Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company

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Understanding Hazardous Materials Operations and Emergency Response

Filename: understanding-hazardous-materials-operations-and-emergency-response.pdf
ISBN: 9781425977689
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Number of pages: 296
Author: Andrew Boisvert
Publisher: AuthorHouse

Download and read online Understanding Hazardous Materials Operations and Emergency Response in PDF and EPUB Designed for environmental and emergency response professionals who encounter hazardous materials emergencies, this reader-friendly training guide not only covers all of the competencies in OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120, EPA 40 CFR 311 and NFPA 472 at the awareness operations level, but also offers beneficial information on air monitoring and special operations. Marked by its risk-based response philosophy, Hazardous Materials Operations and Emergency Response focuses on the safest and most efficient method for handling hazardous materials incidents. Readers are provided real-life experiences through case studies that integrate theoretical strategies with authentic HazMat situations, reinforcing the lessons covered. All-inclusive coverage features the interactions between engineering specialists, firefighters, and EMS personnel to effectively respond to hazardous materials events.


Hazardous Materials Incidents

Filename: hazardous-materials-incidents.pdf
ISBN: 1428317961
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 288
Author: Chris Hawley
Publisher: Delmar Pub

Download and read online Hazardous Materials Incidents in PDF and EPUB Keeping hazardous materials responders up-to-date with national concerns and emerging technologies, Hazardous Materials Incidents, 3E continues to provide practical knowledge of how to effectively and safely respond to hazardous materials incidents. This book has been updated to cover the competencies of the 2008 Edition of NFPA 472 Standard including comprehensive coverage of Awareness, Operations and Ops + levels. Technical information is translated through a reader-friendly straight-forward approach, making this an essential manual for risk based response training.


Curriculum for the Third Edition of Hazardous Materials for First Responders

Filename: curriculum-for-the-third-edition-of-hazardous-materials-for-first-responders.pdf
ISBN: 0879392533
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Number of pages: 580
Author: International Fire Service Training Association
Publisher:

Download and read online Curriculum for the Third Edition of Hazardous Materials for First Responders in PDF and EPUB "This curriculum provides a complete set of training materials to prepare first responders for certification at the awareness and operational levels using the IFSTA Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 3rd Edition, as the primary text. It meets the awareness and operational portions of NFPA 472, 2002 and the Emergency Responder Guidelines prepared by the Office of Domestic Preparedness. Information unique to Canada is clearly identified. The curriculum includes the resources needed to effectively teach both awareness and operational level first responder classes. You may print out copies of student materials such as the assignment sheets, skills sheets, and tests. The curriculum includes: lesson plans for the instructor (including learning objectives, a detailed lesson outline, assignment sheets, skills sheets, lesson quizzes, lesson tests, and final exams)...".


Hazardous Materials for First Responders

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ISBN: 0132786044
Release Date: 2011-02-28
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Author: Ifsta
Publisher:

Download and read online Hazardous Materials for First Responders in PDF and EPUB The 4th edition of Hazardous Materials for First Responders is written for emergency first responders who are mandated by law and/or called upon by necessity to prepare for and respond to hazardous materials and weapons of mass destruction (WMD) incidents. It serves as a primary text for personnel seeking to meet the requirements of NFPA® 472, Standard for Professional Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents (2008 edition) for Awareness-Level, Operations-Level, and Mission-Specific competencies. The purpose of this book is to provide first responders with the information they need to take appropriate initial actions at WMD incidents and hazardous materials spills or releases. Its scope is limited to giving detailed information about initial operations. Learning objectives are provided at the beginning of each chapter to assist the reader in focusing on the appropriate topic and knowledge and review questions are located at the end of each chapter. Skill sheets are provided at the end of many chapters to provide step-by-step instructions on how to perform crucial skills and activities. The book is divided into three parts designed to meet the competencies of NFPA® 472. The first three chapters address Awareness-Level competencies. The next four chapters address Operations core competencies. The last seven chapters address Mission-Specific competencies.


Hazardous Materials Managing the Incident

Filename: hazardous-materials-managing-the-incident.pdf
ISBN: 9781449632830
Release Date: 2012-12-15
Number of pages: 416
Author: Gregory G. Noll
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

Download and read online Hazardous Materials Managing the Incident in PDF and EPUB A Complete Training Solution for Hazardous Materials Technicians and Incident Commanders! In 1982, the authors Mike Hildebrand and Greg Noll, along with Jimmy Yvorra, first introduced the concept of the Eight-Step Process© for managing hazardous materials incidents when their highly regarded manual, Hazardous Materials: Managing the Incident was published. Now in its Fourth Edition, this text is widely used by fire fighters, hazmat teams, bomb squads, industrial emergency response teams, and other emergency responders who may manage unplanned hazardous materials incidents. As a result of changing government regulations and consensus standards, as well as the need for terrorism response training, Mr. Noll and Mr. Hildebrand have modified and refined their process of managing hazmat incidents and added enhanced content, tips, case studies, and detailed charts and tables. The Fourth Edition contains comprehensive content covering: • Hazard assessment and risk evaluation • Identifying the problem and implementing the response plan • Hazardous materials properties and effects • Identifying and coordinating resources • Decontamination procedures • The Eight-Step Process© • Personal protective equipment selection • Procedures for terminating the incident The Fourth Edition’s dynamic features include: • Knowledge and Skills Objectives correlated to the 2013 Edition of NFPA 472, Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents • ProBoard Assessment Methodology Matrices for the Hazardous Materials Technician and Hazardous Materials Incident Commander levels • Correlation matrix to the National Fire Academy’s Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Bachelor’s (Non- Core) Managerial Issues in Hazardous Materials Course Objectives • Realistic, detailed case studies • Practical, step-by-step skill drills • Important hazardous materials technician and safety tips


Firefighter s Handbook

Filename: firefighter-s-handbook.pdf
ISBN: 1401835759
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 980
Author:
Publisher: Delmar Pub

Download and read online Firefighter s Handbook in PDF and EPUB This full-color second edition features up-to-date, vital information on today’s fire service combined with current hazardous materials and terrorism coverage — in one all-inclusive volume! Firefighter’s Handbook: Essentials of Firefighting and Emergency Response 2E, highlights all the critical details that apply to the job of today’s firefighter, from the basic requirements of Firefighter I and II, to hazardous materials awareness and operations, to incidents involving terrorism. The comprehensive format provides a welcome alternative to using numerous manuals to train students for the Firefighter I and II and Hazardous Operations levels. Clear and consistent content that is compliant with the 2002 edition of the NFPA 1001 Standard makes this a must-have training aid and resource for every firefighter.


Hazardous Materials for EMS

Filename: hazardous-materials-for-ems.pdf
ISBN: 0815119844
Release Date: 1999
Number of pages: 219
Author: Phillip L. Currance
Publisher: Year Book Medical Pub

Download and read online Hazardous Materials for EMS in PDF and EPUB Due to OSHA and EPA regulations, emergency responders who come in contact with hazardous materials must have hazardous material training. HAZARDOUS MATERIALS FOR EMS Practices and Procedures is the most practical, up-to-date training text in hazardous materials. This useful resource gives a pragmatic view of all arenas of EMS and hazardous materials incidents and accidents. The text includes hazardous materials behaviors, recognition of hazardous materials, assessment, personal protective equipment, decontamination, physiologic factors of inhalation, triage, treatment, and patient transport. It's the only text needed to offer a complete hazmat education and training program for EMS providers. Provides 30 illustrations and 100 photographs of common hazardous materials placards, command incident charts and graphs, and various pieces of equipment so students become familiar with the equipment and communications in the field, allowing for easy identification of certain hazards. Includes case studies in every chapter to present real-world scenarios, encouraging group interaction and application of material learned. Contains objectives, summaries and review questions to help students focus on and retain important material in the chapter. Includes the training directives from NFPA 473 and the Advanced Cardiac Life Support protocols as they pertain to hazardous materials to help emergency personnel understand the system in which they are training. Provides all of the pertinent hazmat information covering the awareness and operations levels, and parts of the technician level training specific to emergency responders. Features a supplemental instructor's manual that includes lesson plans, quizzes, case studies and more.