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Hazmat Training

Hazmat for the First Receiver Operations level class.

Hazmat for the First Receiver Awareness Training

Blackboard Course Code: UH342333

Per Policy M-04,Mandatory and Staff Education, all emergency department nursing staff, hospital clinical technicians,unit support technicians and hospital attendants are required to complete the one-time, 4-hour awareness level training upon hire via Blackboard. The Tracker code for this training is HAZMATBB.

Hazmat Awareness

Blackboard Course Code: UH5900

Only patient access, University Police Department, ambassadors and public safety staff members should upon hire and annually, complete hazmat awareness level training via Blackboard. The Tracker code for this training is HAZMATTR. 

Hazmat for the First Receiver Operations Training

Per Policy M-04, Mandatory and Staff Education, all emergency department nursing staff, hospital clinical technicians, unit support technicians and hospital attendants are required to complete the 4-hour operations level training within the first year of hire. The Tracker code for this training is HAZMATDECON. Employees should sign up for a session via Tracker.

Hazmat for the First Receiver Operations REFRESHER Training

Per Policy M-04, Mandatory and Staff Education, all emergency department nursing staff, hospital clinical technicians, unit support technicians and hospital attendants are required to complete the 4-hour operations level training once per year, following the initial year of hire, in order to maintain competency. The Tracker code for this training is HAZMATREFRESHER. Employees should sign up for a session via Tracker.

NEW!  Hazmat for the First Receiver Operations and Operations Refresher Training

Decontamination Unit Leader Training

This annual training is targeted for Emergency Department RNs who have been selected by ED nursing leadership to serve as a Decontamination Unit Leader during a mass casualty incident (MCI) involving hazardous materials. This position specific training should be completely annually. The Tracker code for this training is UNITLEADERHICS. Nurse managers will be notified when this training is available.

Decontamination of Special Needs Populations

Decontamination exercise provides guidance in the safe and effective management of patients with special needs related to mobility, hearing or speech, language, etc. The importance of staff training, signage, communication, and use of adaptive equipment are highlighted. Watch Video.

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