Hazardous Materials for First Responders Manual & Workbook, 5th Ed.

$148.25

Set includes both the manual & course workbook.

Prepare to respond to hazardous materials and weapons of mass destruction (WMD) incidents. The 5th edition provides first responders with information to take appropriate initial actions at WMD incidents and hazardous materials spills or releases. The focus is detailed information about hazardous materials initial operations.

Based on NFPA 1072, Standard for Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Emergency Response Personnel Professional Qualifications, 2017 Ed.

Awareness Level
Operations Level
Mission-Specific Competencies from NFPA 1072:

  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Decontamination
  • Detection, Monitoring, and Sampling
  • Victim Rescue and Recovery
  • Product Control
  • Evidence Preservation and Public Safety Sampling
  • Illicit Laboratories

Key Features of the Text

  • Learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter
  • Case Study to focus student learning
  • Key Terms and Definition are highlighted
  • Warning and Caution Boxes Emphasize Safety
  • Review questions at the end of each chapter

40 skill sheets are provided at the end of chapters to provide step-by-step instructions to perform crucial skills.

Correlation to JPRs from NFPA 1072 and NFPA 472 in Appendix A.

The course workbook is intended as a study aid for students using Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 5th edition.

The use of this workbook will help improve student performances. Instructors may choose to integrate these workbook activities into their classes or use them as homework assignments or pre-course work.

Different types of questions and activities are used to reinforce different learning styles. References to page numbers are included in the workbook so students can use the product as a self-study tool by referring to the manual for correct answers. The answer key, however, is included with the instructor’s curriculum materials where students cannot obtain access.

Quantity:

Item #: 36340