Learn how police officers select and use appropriate personal protective equipment for the hazards to be encountered.
"Hazmat WMD Self Protection for Law Enforcement" DVD studies law enforcement's use of personal protective clothing and personal protective equipment, including respiratory protection and chemical protective clothing. Note: Click here for the Hazmat/Fire Department version of this program.
Topics covered include:
Why protective equipment is necessary
Features and limitations of different types of respiratory protection
Respiratory protection used for WMD incidents
EPA levels of protective ensembles
Standards for chemical protective clothing
Donning and doffing PPE
Inspecting and storing PPE
Medical considerations when using PPE
Avoiding heat stress
Package includes DVD or video plus CD Rom with Instructor's Resources: 4 Power Point presentations, Post Seminar quiz, and pertinent documents in .pdf format.