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SAFETY: 1552 USGS First Responder Awareness Level (HAZWOPER)

Course code: 1552
Course title: SAFETY: 1552 USGS First Responder Awareness Level (HAZWOPER)
Description: At the conclusion of this course, you should be able to: Apply the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements when responding, at the awareness level, to a hazardous materials release; Identify the spill responder categories and their limitations; Identify Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) levels for personal protective equipment; Recognize safety issues at hazardous materials spill sites; Identify the basic principles of incident command; Identify the basic principles of decontamination; and Determine if your agency's emergency response plan has the required program elements.
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Target Audience:DOI Employees
Delivery method: OLT
Instructional hours: 1
Credits/CEUs: 1
Vendor: DOI University (DOIU)
Contact:Online, DOIU (DOIUONLINE)
Requires Approval:No
Responsible Bureau:Interior Business Center

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