Storage Tank Firefighting

February 19 - 22, 2018

This course is designed to provide emergency responders with the information necessary to safely and effectively manage an event involving a storage tank and associated equipment emergency. During the course we will provide students with a solid foundation of knowledge and skills to safely and effectively resolve emergencies that involve a variety of products to include liquid bulk-storage structures found at any location where flammable liquids are stored in bulk. This will be achieved through a mix of class room lecture and field exercise. During the course the following topics will be covered: 

  • Preplanning
  • Logistics
  • Hydraulics
  • Tank Identification
  • Application Rates
  • Foam Proportioning 101
  • Firefighting Methodology
  • Seal Fires
  • Fully Involved Tank Fire
  • Strategies and tactics for Tank Fire Emergencies
https://www.regonline.com/storagetankfffeb2018

Company Brands

Ansul
Chemguard
CWSI
FireClass
Grinnell
Hygood
PyroChem
Rapid Response
Sabo Foam
Simplex
Skum
SprinkCAD
Zettler