Current Course Schedule

Please call 907-456-2223 for information about upcoming open enrollment course scheduling.

This 40-hour class is based on the training standards for hazardous materials technician level defined by 29 CFR 1910.120(q)(6)(iii) as “… individuals who respond to releases or potential releases for the purpose of stopping the release. They assume a more aggressive role than a first responder at the operations level in that they will approach the point of release in order to plug, patch or otherwise stop the release of a hazardous substance.” The course covers basic defensive and offensive mitigation techniques available to responders and is primarily hands-on in nature. After appropriate classroom and field training, the participants will apply their skills in field exercises using our training ground. The students will be evaluated based on both written test scores and practical skills. Class presentation will include recognition, identification & notification of hazmat releases, use of survey instruments, functions of incident command system, evaluation of risk, management programs which includes risk assessment based on: toxicology, chemical/physical hazards, protective equipment, mitigation techniques, decontamination procedures, safety, and health plans.

Target Audience: HazMat team members from industry, transportation companies, fire departments, law-enforcement agencies, EMS, environmental and land management agencies.

Date: April 3-7, 2023

Cost: $950.00

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This 8-hour class is designed to satisfy 29 CFR 1910.120 annual refresher training requirement for personnel trained for emergency response to hazardous materials incidents and personnel who perform waste operations. This class reviews the basic requirements and current regulations and techniques associated with emergency response to hazardous materials incidents. Through the use of real-world scenarios and hands-on exercises.

Target Audience: All personnel assigned to hazardous materials response and waste operations are required to attend yearly refresher training.

Date: March 7, 2023
Date:  March 15, 2023

Cost: $250.00

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This intense 80-hour course is designed to provide a higher level of medical training to outdoor enthusiasts, wilderness professionals, and people who may find themselves in a situation where medical care is not available. This course gives students the ability to make critical decisions when medical care is delayed and to provide emergency care for life-threatening injuries and illnesses. You’ll gain practical knowledge for providing care for non-life threatening situations when evacuation is impractical or not required. The WFR course offers many hands-on opportunities along with classroom instruction. Student should be prepared to be outdoors regardless of weather conditions. This course includes adult CPR certificates and meets the requirements for State of Alaska Continuing Medical Education. Certification is good for 2 years.

Date: April 9-15, 2023 (Reservation deadline: March 31)

Cost: $750.00

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This 8-hour course is designed to teach adults basic first aid, and focuses on victim assessment, shock, bleeding, wounds, and other basic injuries. We discuss the Good Samaritan Law, Standards of Care, and the Right to Refuse Care.

This course is also designed to teach employees basic CPR when confronted by no heartbeat. We also teach abdominal thrusts for obstructed airways, such as choking on food. We discuss the Good Samaritan Law, Standards of Care and Right to Refuse Care. The class focuses on victim assessment, basic life support, and shock. Approximately 500,000 people die from heart attacks, a percentage could be saved with CPR.

Target Audience: OSHA recommends, foreman, supervisors, and step-ups who are available to render basic life support.

Date: March 1, 2023
Date: March 17, 2023

Cost: $135.00

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