CRHMRO 6th Hazardous Materials Transportation Conference

April 17, 2012 - April 19, 2012
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

The Coastal Region Hazardous Materials Response Organization (CRHMRO) 6th Hazardous Materials Transportation Conference

Interactive classes and hands-on training.

Who should attend: any professional whose work involves handling any potentially hazardous materials: from first responders, to truck drivers and pool management.

4/17/12 7.30am-6.30pm
4/18/12 8am-6.30pm
4/19/12 8am-1pm

Conference goals include learning to respond as one team to hazardous materials incidents within a unified command system, enhancing communications between public and private agencies, training together in common response practices and procedures, and networking to create trust and good working relationships and understand each others’ response capabilities.

Course Listings include:

  • Chlorine…Myths and Truth of a Very Hazardous Chemical
  • Environmental Impact from Transportation Incidents
  • Incident Command at a HazMat Emergency
  • Federal Regulations, Safety, Security and Driver Issues for Hazardous Materials
  • Intermodal Containers
  • Maritime Transportation Incidents
  • Pipeline Safety and Security
  • Propane Emergency Response
  • RailRoad/RailCar Awareness
  • Righting Cargo Tankers Full and Empty
  • String Operations/Liquid Transfer
  • Use of Vacuum Trucks at a Hazardous Emergency Response