NFPA 472 – Dangerous Goods Awareness & Operations

Overview

Response to Hazardous Materials Incidents

The potential for a hazardous material incident exists in almost every setting-in industry, on highways, in public institutions and in shopping malls. NFPA 472 develops the quick assessment, decision-making and safety skills needed by those who may be involved in any level of response to such incidents. NFPA 472 Dangerous Goods is offered in two levels including:

Awareness

Covers quick assessment, decision-making and safety skills needed by those who may be involved in any level of response to a hazardous materials incident.

Operations

Prerequisite: NFPA 472 Awareness
Covers topics such as surveying the incident, collecting information, estimating potential harm, planning the response, implementing response, evaluating progress.

Notes

All courses are delivered in cooperation with Lakeland College – Emergency Training Centre.

Employers may determine the training level required for their site specific training.

Industrial Fire Training Calendar

Schedule & Tuition

Course Date Location Tuition Books
NFPA 472 Dangerous Goods Awareness
(same text used for all 472 courses)
April 3-4, 2017
Register by February 24, 2017
May 1-2, 2017
Register by March 24, 2017
Melville $650 $150
NFPA 472 Dangerous Goods Operations
Prerequisite: NFPA 472 Awareness
(same text used for all 472 courses)
April 4-7, 2017
Register by February 24, 2017
Melville $1,950 $150
NFPA 1081 Incipient
Prerequisite: NFPA 472 Awareness
(same text used for all 1081 courses)
May 2-5, 2017
Register by March 24, 2017
Melville $2,350 $180
NFPA 1081 Advanced Exterior
Prerequisite: NFPA 472 Awareness & 1081 Incipient
(same text used for all 1081 courses)
August 14-17, 2017
Register by June 23, 2017
Melville $2,550 $180
NFPA 1081 Interior Structural
Prerequisites: NFPA 472 Awareness & 1081 Incipient
(same text used for all 1081 courses)
April 24-28, 2017
Register by March 17, 2017
June 19-23, 2017
Register by May 12, 2017
Melville $2,950 $180
NFPA 1081 Industrial Fire Brigade Leader
Prerequisites: NFPA 472 Awareness & the 1081 level(s) for which the trainee will be Brigade Leader
(same text used for all 1081 courses)
June 26-29, 2017
Register by May 19, 2017
Melville $2,550 $180
NFPA 1041 Instructor Level 1
(same text used for all 1041 courses)
January 16-20, 2017
Register by December 2, 2016
Melville $1,395 $100

All courses delivered in Melville at either our Campus or Melville Fire Hall or 10-acre environmentally secured Emergency Service Training Site with propane props.

Call Darrell at 306.786.2761 or Elaine at 306.728.4471 to register.

Program Information:

Donna Vranai
Coordinator, Post-Secondary
Direct: 1.306.728.6592
Toll Free: 1.866.783.6766
E-Mail: d.vranai@parklandcollege.sk.ca