CANCELLED ~ Hazardous Materials Awareness & Operations

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Date(s) - September 09
8:00 am

WVPST - Charleston

Due to lack of registrations, the Hazardous Materials Awareness & Hazardous Materials Operations classes beginning September 9, 2023 has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.



The WV Emergency Management Division has partnered with WVPST to offer a Hazardous Materials Awareness Courses at WVPST Dunbar. The class will be from 0800-1200 on September 9th leading into Hazardous Materials Operations from 1300-1800 on September 9th and continuing 0800-1800 on September 10, 16, and 17, 2023.

HMA Description: The 4-hour Hazardous Materials Awareness class meets NFPA 470, 2022 edition. This class includes a complete review of the DOT Emergency Response Guidebook. The ERG is the only text for this class. IFSAC Testing is available.

HMO Description: The 34-hour Hazardous Materials Awareness/Operations class meets NFPA 470, 2022 edition including product control and PPE. Participants learn defensive operations and decontamination techniques. The text is Jones and Bartlett “Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations” 4th Edition and the Emergency Response Guidebook. The class may also use the Firefighter textbook. IFSAC Testing is available.

Prerequisites: None

WVPST Dunbar
501 22nd St.
Dunbar, WV 25064

Date: September 9, 10, 16, & 17, 2023

Time: 8:00am – 6:00pm daily

To Register: Follow the guidelines in the attached document using the course number in this posting. WVPST is adopting a new registration platform that we believe will be more user-friendly. Should you have any issues, please contact Eva Godbey at

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Course ID:
HMA: 24-101-03 WVPST Charleston
HMO: 24-103-03 WVPST Charleston

If you have any questions or issues registering, please contact Eva Godbey at

Questions: Contact Brent Burger, (304) 414-4605 or