OSHA First Responder Awareness Training (4 Hour)

Course Details


TIME TO COMPLETE: Approximately 4 hours
CONTINUING EDUCATION: 0.4 CEUs, 4 contact hours
NOTE: Including the module “The First Responder in a Time of Terrorism”.

Max Subscription Days: 30 Days
Code: 1007
Subjects: ENGLISH COURSES OSHA Safety Courses
Price: US $55.00

Does your employer store or use hazardous chemicals?

Need to know what to do in an emergency?

Our OSHA First Responder Awareness course fulfills your OSHA training requirement under 29 CFR 1910.120. If you have had a previous FRA course, this course also will satisfy your annual OSHA First Responder Awareness refresher training requirement. Take the course in your spare time. Pace yourself. Receive 0.4 CEUs and a certificate. Fullfill your training obligation.


Does your job require you to be involved in emergency response to incidents where hazardous materials or chemicals are involved? For many people, the answer is yes. You might be a Police Officer, Paramedic, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Public Works employee, or even a member of an Emergency Response Team (ERT) at a site where chemicals are found. If you do respond to any sort of release of a hazardous material, OSHA requires that you take one of five levels of training. All of the levels start with the First Responder Awareness (FRA) course. FRA personnel are those whose job requires them to respond to a release of a hazardous material, recognize the situation as one requiring specialized assistance, and call for help.

“As a hazmat specialist for a local CUPA, & a former EHS trainer (5 yrs.), I commend you for a well-constructed & well thought out course. Excellent job!”
– Sacremento, CA

“I liked the ease of doing it at home.” – Hudson, NH


Are you asked to respond to spills? Then you should look at our course #1008.


The structure and objectives of this course are centered around the requirements outlined in the HAZWOPER regulation. Each unit is based on one or more of the following requirements. Upon completion of this program, the participants will have demonstrated the following:

  1. An understanding of what hazardous substances are, and the risks associated with them in an incident. 29 CFR, Part 1910.120(q)(6)(i)(A)
  2. An understanding of the potential outcomes associated with an emergency created when hazardous substances are present. 29 CFR, Part 1910.120(q)(6)(i)(B)
  3. The ability to recognize the presence of hazardous substances in an emergency. 29 CFR, Part 1910.120(q)(6)(i)(C)
  4. The ability to identify the hazardous substances, if possible. 29 CFR, Part 1910.120(q)(6)(i)(D)
  5. What to do in a suspicious situation.

As a first responder you may be called upon by your employer for advice on handling a suspicious package or object. In this course you will learn about how to use SIN to deal with the situation.


Students will have to go through all modules in order to unlock the final exam at the end of the course. You will need a computer or iPad with Internet access and an email account. No text is required; all course materials are available online. The course will take approximately 4 hours to complete.


Passing this course requires completing the multiple choice or true/false exam with a grade of 75% or better. If you do not receive a grade of at least 75% on the final quiz, you may retake the quiz up to a total of three (3) times.


The course is designed to be self-paced. You will have 30 days to complete it and can come and go as you need. After one month, you will need to re-enroll. Upon successful completion of the course you will receive a pdf certificate right away.

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