About This Course
Our CSTI 16-Hour First Responder Operations (FRO) Training (Classroom Version) course is designed for firefighters, police officers, ambulance personnel, private industry emergency responders, military personnel, and government employees.
First Responders at the Operation level are required to be trained in accordance with 29 CFR 1910.120(q), and also must have annual refresher training of sufficient content and duration to maintain responder competencies.
Emergency response program to hazardous substance releases. This paragraph covers employers whose employees are engaged in emergency response no matter where it occurs except that it does not cover employees engaged in operations specified in paragraphs (a)(1)(i) through (a)(1)(iv) of this section. Those emergency response organizations who have developed and implemented programs equivalent to this paragraph for handling releases of hazardous substances pursuant to section 303 of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986, 42 U.S.C. 11003) shall be deemed to have met the requirements of this paragraph.
This course complies with the First Responders Operations training requirements under Fed-OSHA, Cal-OSHA, and NFPA 472.
For information on OSHA HAZMAT FRO training requirements or the HAZMAT courses we offer, visit our HAZMAT First Responder Training page.