Hazmat WMD Awareness



Formerly sold as First Responder Awareness. Now completely updated to address the revised NFPA 472 Standard!
Trains personnel to awareness level competencies:
  • Recognize the presence of hazardous materials
  • Protect themselves
  • Call for trained personnel
  • Secure the area
Other topics covered include:
  • How hazardous materials can harm people and the environment
  • Label and placarding systems
  • Using the Emergency Response Guidebook, MSDS and other hazard identification systems
  • The 4 categories of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and the associated risks
  • Addresses both fixed facility and transportation incidents
  • 25 minutes
  • The included Leader’s Guide outlines a 4-hour (or longer) training seminar, including pre- and post-seminar tests, ideas for activities, a copy of the script, and reference materials.

    This program is designed for police officers, fire fighters, security, highway workers, EMS, industrial personnel and others who could be the first on the scene of an emergency involving hazardous materials or terrorism.