Fire Department Health and Safety Officer
MGMT-216

Instructional Hours: 39.00

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to effectively administer a fire department health and safety program.

Course Description: Major topics covered include the responsibilities of the health and safety officer; safety and health laws; codes, regulations and standards; record keeping and data analysis; standard operating procedures; organizational and operational risk management; safety and health programs; training functions; accident investigation and post-incident analysis; facilities inspection; apparatus, equipment and protective clothing; and reports and recommendations. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion, learner presentations and small group learning activities.

Successful Completion: Students must attend required classroom sessions, demonstrate proficiency in the practical skills evolutions, complete all required online and classroom activities and homework assignments, and obtain a score of 70% or better on the final project. This course satisfies the professional certification requirements for Health and Safety Officer.

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.


Log Number Register MFRI Office Fee Date Start
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MGMT-216-S004-2019 Register
Class will meet: 3/27, 4/2, 4/5, 4/8, 4/11, 4/17, 4/23
North Central No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-27-2019
End: 04-23-2019 (Subject to Change)
08:00 03-07-2019 Howard County DFRS Training Academy
MGMT-216-R001-2020 Register Special Programs Section $600.00 Start: 09-30-2019
End: 10-04-2019 (Subject to Change)
08:00 09-10-2019 MFRI Headquarters