Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute
University of Maryland

Health And Safety Officer - NFA

  Objective: To examine the health and safety officer's role in identifying, evaluation, and implementing policy and procedures that affect the health and safety of emergency responders.

Learning Outcome: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to understand the role of the health and safety officer in both emergency and non-emergency situations.

Course Content: Major topics covered in the course are the role of the health and safety officer, the laws, standards, and regulations, health maintenance, accident investigation, and post-incident examination.

Methods of Instruction: Lecture, discussion, classroom exercises, case studies, audio/visual material, learner presentations/reports, end-of-course testing and graded individual and group activities throughout the course.
      Location: MFRI Headquarters
4500 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20742
      Date: November 12, 2008 - November 13, 2008      
      Times: 08:00 - 17:00      
      Fee: There is no charge for this program.      
  Cancelled due to low enrollment.

Seating priority will be given to Maryland residents.

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