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Liquefied Petroleum Gas Emergencies is a course aimed at personnel (emergency responders, Industry and Hazardous Materials teams) who may respond to handle Liquefied Petroleum Gas emergencies. The students will learn what Liquefied Petroleum Gas is and tactics in handling it. There will be hands on training in handling and controlling live flammable gas releases.

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This Cornerstone version introduces students to the basics of Responder Intervention Team (RIT) operations and tactical and strategic operations related to downed firefighters. Discussion covers firefighter case studies, RIT tools, staging, RASP, size up, accountability, equipment demonstrations, victim extrication/disentanglement, and managing the "Mayday." Preventive or proactive methods of avoiding situations where fire fighters are trapped are highlighted. Practical reactive techniques or mitigation of a downed responder are demonstrated and practiced as a part of this "hands on" class. NOTE: Protective Clothing Required -- Participants must furnish approved helmet, turn out gear, eye protection, gloves, SCBA and boots for this class. This course is delivered at local fire departments.

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These classes are held via a Zoom online classroom. Instructions for joining the class will be emailed to you upon registration. Please access the program via the online classroom link for optimum experience. You will miss out on this media rich program when using the dial-in method.

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Fri, Oct 2 2020
8:30 AM - 10:30 PM
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Fri, Oct 9 2020
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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Fri, Oct 16 2020
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
 
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