Hazardous Materials Operations
HM-102
Old Course Code: HMO

Instructional Hours: 24.00

ACE Code: HMO

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform hazardous materials first response. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to analyze a hazardous materials incident, plan an initial response, implement the response, and evaluate the progress of the actions taken.

Course Description: Major topics covered in this course include firefighter safety, regulations and standards, chemistry, recognition and identifications, DOT guidebook, site management, container behavior, defensive control measures, personal protective equipment, decontamination, and terrorist and other criminal activity. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion and team-focused practical exercises.

Successful Completion: Students must attend required classroom sessions, demonstrate proficiency in the practical skills evolutions and obtain a score of 70% or better on the final written and practical examinations.

Prerequisites:
MFRI Protective Equipment and SCBA (FIRE 099) , Protective Envelope and Foam (FIRE-102), Protective Equipment and SCBA (FIRE-099), Pre-Emergency Response Training (FIRE-103), Firefighter I (FIRE-101), or equivalent.

Certification:

  1. Upon successful completion, this course satisfies the professional certification requirements for:

    • Responder to Hazardous Materials/WMD Incidents - Awareness

  2. Upon successful completion, this course partially satisfies the professional certification requirements for:

    • Responder to Hazardous Materials/WMD Incidents - Operations


Log Number Register MFRI Office Fee Date Start
Time
Reg
Close
Date
Location
HM-102-A107-2018 Registration Closed Lower Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 04-25-2018
End: 05-11-2018 (Subject to Change)
12:00 04-25-2018 Worcester County Training Center
HM-102-S109-2018 Register
Schedule may vary. TBD first day of Class
Southern Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 04-29-2018
End: 05-16-2018 (Subject to Change)
08:00 04-27-2018 Benedict Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad, Inc.
HM-102-S058-2018 Register North Central No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 05-10-2018
End: 05-22-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 04-21-2018 New Windsor Fire & Hose Company No. 1
HM-102-A042-2018 Register North East No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 05-15-2018
End: 06-06-2018 (Subject to Change)
10:00 04-26-2018 Cecil County School of Technology
HM-102-S075-2018 Register Western Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 05-16-2018
End: 06-13-2018 (Subject to Change)
18:30 04-27-2018 MFRI Western Maryland Regional Training Center
HM-102-S081-2018 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 05-22-2018
End: 06-14-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 05-20-2018 Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy
HM-102-S068-2018 Register North Central No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 06-05-2018
End: 06-16-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 05-16-2018 Howard County DFRS Training Academy
HM-102-S090-2018 Register Lower Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 06-12-2018
End: 06-30-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 05-23-2018 Hurlock Volunteer Fire Company
HM-102-S002-2019 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 07-02-2018
End: 07-06-2018 (Subject to Change)
08:00 06-30-2018 Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy
HM-102-S007-2019 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 09-18-2018
End: 11-06-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 08-29-2018 MFRI Upper Eastern Shore Regional Training Center
HM-102-S003-2019 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 09-18-2018
End: 10-11-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 08-29-2018 Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy
HM-102-R001-2019 Register Special Programs Section $475.00 Start: 10-10-2018
End: 10-12-2018 (Subject to Change)
08:00 09-21-2018 MFRI Headquarters
HM-102-S004-2019 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 10-20-2018
End: 11-10-2018 (Subject to Change)
08:00 09-30-2018 Odenton Volunteer Fire Company, Inc.
HM-102-S006-2019 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 10-29-2018
End: 11-01-2018 (Subject to Change)
09:30 10-09-2018 MFRI Upper Eastern Shore Regional Training Center
HM-102-S005-2019 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 12-03-2018
End: 01-07-2019 (Subject to Change)
19:00 11-14-2018 Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy