The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help
   
Website Catalog
SUNY Broome Community College
   
 
  Jan 23, 2018
 
 
    
Website Catalog
[Add to Portfolio]

FRS 200 - Hazardous Materials (WE)


Chemicals and chemical processes most closely involved in fire protection and fire fighting.  Use, storage, transportation and disposal of hazardous materials with an emphasis on flammable liquids, flammable solids, oxidizing materials, corrosive liquids, compressed gases and explosives.

Credits: 3
Hours
3 Class Hours
Note
Normally offered as a Writing Emphasis (W) course

Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

1.  Identify the common elements by their atomic symbols on the periodic table and demonstrate an understanding of why the table is organized into columns and groups.
2.  Differentiate among the elements, compounds, and mixtures and give examples of each.
3.  Explain the difference between ionic and covalent bonding and be able to predict when each will occur.
4.  Describe the basic chemical and physical properties of gases, liquids, and solids and predict the behavior of a substance under adverse conditions.
5.  Understand and utilize the U.S. Department of Transportation Emergency Response Guidebook.



[Add to Portfolio]