This course prepares the student to deal with gasoline tank truck emergencies by providing both lecture and hands-on activities specifically oriented to dealing with one of the most common hazmat incidents encountered by emergency responders today. Students will learn about tank construction and features as well as mitigation options used during gasoline tank truck emergencies to include tapping and bonding/grounding.


Special requirements

  • Personal protective equipment (PPE). The following gear is required to participate: helmet, bunker coat, bunker pants with boots, and gloves that met the NFPA standard 1971 at the time of purchase.

Continuing education units (CEUs)

  • EMS Non Core — 8

Host: Cooper County LEPC at Cooper County Fire Protection District 16994 Highway 87 Boonville MO

Contact: William Johnson at 573-999-9904 or

Sessions: September 14, 2024  08:00-17:00

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Partners: Missouri Emergency Response Commission

Funding for this training was provided by the Missouri Emergency Response Commission