Jun 2018 Offering

This course has been cancelled.

Course
MERC034 - Handling Propane Gas Emergencies
Date & Times
Jun 16, 2018 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

This comprehensive training curriculum was developed by a group of highly qualified propane product and container specialist from the National Propane Gas Association. This course is about how to safely respond to, mitigate and control an emergency incident involving propane or LP-Gas. Students will learn the physical properties and characteristics of propane and how to properly manage an incident scene. Students will become proficient in their tactical responses by participating as teams in live fire approaches of simulated LP-Gas releases. Students will learn relevant safety features of propane storage devices and other considerations of tank designs.

Must be 18 to participate in live burn portions of the class. May still attend lecture portion.

Hours
8
Max Attendance
30 (16 Open Seats)
Region
D
Location
Buffalo City Fire Station
215 E. Benton St
Buffalo, MO 65622
POST Approved
Yes
POST Control #
328111010
Technical Studies
8
Skill Development
8
Target Audiences
Fire, Law Enforcement, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), and HAZMAT
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set

Course Roster

Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
ames, richard buffalo city fire rescue
Brown, Joshua Buffalo City Fire And Rescue
Duskin, Shane Buffalo Rural Fire Dept
French, Dakota Southern Dallas county
French, Katee Southern Dallas Fire Department
Inyart, Dave Tunas Volunteer Fire Department
Leap, Gerald Tunas Volunteer Fire Department
Owens, Gregg Urbana Rural Fire Department
Rohman, Lisa Southern dallas fire protection district
SENYARD, LARRY URBANA RURAL FIRE DEPARTMENT INC.
Thrift, Austin Buffalo City Fire
Trippe, Dalton City Of Buffalo
West, Chris Southern dallas county
Wirth, Devin Southern Dallas County