Pipeline Emergencies - Awareness / Operations
This 24-hour operations-level course combines both H-101 Pipeline Emergencies Awareness and H-201 Pipeline Emergencies Operations and covers both gas and liquid pipeline operations including terminology, pipeline equipment, pipeline operations, and unique hazards of pipeline transportation. Training includes lecture, table top exercise and the development of EAPs. Participant will be able to objectively demonstrate competencies in H-101 Pipeline Emergencies-Awareness and H-201 Pipeline Emergencies - Operations course descriptions.
Number of Students:
12 minimum /30 maximum
One (1) Instructor
Who should Attend:
Public Employees who are likely to witness or discover releases from the many pipelines that cross their jurisdction. This includes Fire, Rescue, EMS, Law Enforcement, Incident Commanders, and other local/state/and federal officials.
*Rural County Host: If you are hosting a class in a rural county (population 150,000 or less) you may not be required to meet the “minimum number of students” for this class. Rural County Residents may be eligible for travel, lodging and/or per diem reimbursement to attend HMEP funded classes. A requester will need the support of your supervisor to receive funding.
To receive full benefits from these courses, it is recommended that it be taught at an approved fire training facility. All HMEP Hazardous Material Courses offered through TDEM are compliant with OSHA 29CFR 1910.120, EPA 40CFR Part 311, NFPA Standard 472 and qualify for TCOLE credit.
”Due to the nature of Hazardous Material training, you may be required to perform some physically strenuous activities for this class which may include wearing PPE. Therefore, we recommend all students have a current physical examination prior to class start date.”
See Pipeline Emergencies Awareness (H-201) and Operations (H-202) for course objectives.
How this course is offered:
This class is offered through TDEM HazMat Preparedness Group as an onsite delivery at a location designated by the requesting jurisdiction. These classes are an open enrollment with the approval of the class host and TDEM. If you are a County Judge; Emergency Management Coordinator; Fire or Police Chief; Public Works Trainer, Training Coordinator or Officer then you may request this course by clicking below.
Prerequisites & Other Information:
Students must be Public Sector Employees/Volunteers: Students must be employed or used by a political subdivision (county, municipality, city, town, township, local public authority), school district, special districts, interstate district, council of governments (whether or not incorporated as a nonprofit corporation under State law), any other regional or interstate government entity, or any agency or instrumentality of a local government. Private sector, federal, non-profit, not-for-profit employees may not be eligible for these classes unless they also serve in a public sector volunteer position. Volunteers must apply through their public sector agencies. Texas residents only.
No tuition is charged.
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