Jun 25, 2019  
College Catalog 2018-2019 
College Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FPT 155 Hazardous Materials

Credits: (3)
A study of the chemical and physical characteristics of hazardous materials such as explosives, flammable and combustible liquids, oxidizing and corrosive materials, compressed gases and radioactive materials. Emphasis will be placed on storage, handling, and fire control procedures. The student will be required to successfully complete both the written and practical national accreditation exams to receive Hazardous Materials certifications. Prerequisite(s): Must be active member of a New York State Fire Department and have OSHA medical clearance to perform duties of an interior firefighter. Permission of instructor required. Co-requisite(s): FPT 111 .