OIL SPILL RESPONSE TRAINING
DOWCAR Environmental Management, Inc. offers a comprehensive set of training offerings combining classroom sessions and "Hands-on" Field Exercises to ensure that personnel can respond to Oil Spill Incidences confidently and competently. Any of these can be customized to meet your organization's specific needs and can be taught at your location.
Inland Waters Oil Spill Response - Hazardous Materials Technician Level,
5 days/45 hours
Teaches the Skills to Plan for, Respond to and Clean up Spills in Fast Waters and on Land. Emphasis is placed on ICS Team Building, Selection and Implementation of Advanced Oil Spill Boom Response Techniques and the Utilization of Spill Response Equipment, Materials and Manpower for Oil Spill Containment, Recovery and Cleanup in Fast Waters, Streams, Lakes, Ponds, Ditches, and on Land. Both OSHA and OPA'90 Compliance is met.
Inland Oil Spill Response - Operations Level, 3 days/24 hours
Teaches the Basic Information required by the EPA and PHMSA on Controlling and Mitigating an Oil Spill in water. The "Basic" Selection and Implementation of Response Techniques and Proper Utilization of Response Equipment is covered. Materials and Manpower for Containment, Recovery and Cleanup in Inland Waters and on Land is covered. OPA'90 Compliance is met.
Coastal Waters Oil Spill Response - Operations Level,
5 days/40 hours
Teaches the Skills to Plan For, Respond To and Clean up Coastal Oil Spills in Harbors, Marine Terminals, Lightering Facilities, Estuaries, Coastal and Open Waters. Emphasis is placed on the Selection and Usage of Marine Response Techniques and Utilization of Spill Response Equipment. Materials and Manpower for Oil Spill Containment, Recovery and Cleanup in Coastal and Open Waters is taught. OPA'90 Compliance is met.
"Extreme" Cold Weather Oil Spill Response - Operations Level,
3 days/24 hours
Teaches the Basic Skills required to Properly Plan for, Respond to, and Clean Up Oil/Petroleum Product Spills which occur in Extreme Cold Weather Environments. OPA'90 Compliance is met.
OSHA HAZWOPER Emergency Spill Response - Hazardous Materials Technician Level, 3 days/24 hours
Teaches the Skills and Knowledge needed to Respond to an Oil Spill Emergency with the proper regard for the Personal Safety of the Responder. OSHA Compliance is met.
Marina Oil Spill Response - Hazardous Materials Technician Level,
4 days/40 hours
Designed to Prepare and Assist Marinas and other Waterside Fueling Facilities for the Prevention and Control of Oil Spills. This course includes the Appropriate Containment and Diversionary Techniques that can be used in the event of a Spill and during Fuel Transfer Operations.
Annual Refresher Course - Hazardous Materials Technician Level,
3 days/24 hours
Fulfills the Requirements for Annual Refresher Training. Emphasis is placed on Updated Regulations, Personal Protective Equipment, Decontamination Procedures, Toxicology, Incident Command System and Advanced Control Techniques in Inland Waters Oil Spill Containment Procedures. OPA'90 and OSHA Compliance is met.