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Institute for Rural Emergency Management

Humphreys Building 201D
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4971





hazardous

Environmental Hazards Area

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify and evaluate risk, health and safety concerns
  2. Describe the Hazardous Materials Management System
  3. Understand and implement the National Incident Management System (NIMS)
  4. Determine site management and control measures
  5. Design regulatory procedures and programs to manage chemical hazards.
  6. Discuss multiple theories of accident causation
  7. Evaluate contributing factors leading to environmental disasters

Environmental Hazards Area, B.S. Degree

Semester Hours

Major Requirements 36
CDM 3000 Crisis & Disaster Management  3
CDM 3400 Community Mitigation and Recovery 3
CDM 4200 Disaster Management Technology 3
CDM 4400 Research Issues in Crisis and Disaster Mgmt 3
CDM 4800 Integrated Emergency Management 3
CDM 4900 Technology Application Studies 3
CDM 4910 Field Exercise Projects 3
CDM 4990 Practicum in Crisis & Disaster Mgmt 3-6
CDM 3225 Hazardous Materials Emergency Response 3
CDM 4215 Environmental Disasters 3
CDM 4245 Managerial Issues in Hazardous Materials 3
Departmentally approved technical electives 3
General Education Requirements 48
Free Electives 36
Minimum Total 120

 

ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS CERTIFICATE - 12 Semester Hours Total

CDM

3000

Intro to Crisis & Disaster Management

3

CDM

3225

Hazardous Materials Emergency Response

3

CDM

4215

Environmental Disasters

3

CDM

4245

Managerial Issues in Hazardous Materials

3