24-Hour Industrial Emergency Response – Operations (IER)

The 24-Hour Industrial Emergency Response – Operations (IER) course covers broad issues pertaining to the hazard recognition at work sites. HAZWOPER 24 Hour is required for employees visiting an Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Operation mandated by the Government. Overall Learning Objectives: Describe the risks of hazardous materials • Understand the possible outcomes of an emergency • Learn ways to recognize hazardous materials • Understand your role as an operations-level responder • Perform basic hazard and risk assessment techniques • Select and use proper protective equipment provided • Know basic hazardous material terms • Perform basic control, containment, and confinement procedures • Perform basic decontamination procedures • Implement standard operating procedures and incident termination • Size up a scene • Work within the system set up for response actions • Use personal protective equipment • Perform certain basic response actions NOTE: All participants in the 24-Hour Emergency Responder Training are required to have a physician complete a medical evaluation and clearance form prior to the course. For further information or to register for this class CLICK HERE.