The Hazardous Materials Training Program sponsors and conducts training for first responders and LEPC members to prepare for a response to a hazardous materials incidents in their communities.
Some common training classes are:
| Hazmat Classes:
|| Specialty Classes:|
| -Hazmat Awareness /ERG
|| -Cargo Tank Truck Specialist|
| -Hazmat Operations
|| -Specific Incident Command Classes|
| -Hazmat Operations w/Practicum
|| -Rail Tank Car Specialist|
| -Hazmat Technician (EPA165)
|| -Hazmat IQ |
|| -TransCAER |
The 2016 Emergency Response Guidebook
provides first responders with a go-to manual to help quickly identify emergency response procedures to deal with hazmat transportation accidents during the critical first 30 minutes.
KYEM's goal is to provide an ERG in every public emergency service vehicle statewide. Anyone needing ERGs can contact Danita Farrier, Emergency Management ERG Distribution Coordinator for Kentucky
or their local KYEM Area Manager.Mobile app for Windows / iPhone / Android.