Site Safety Officer

$699.00

3-Day Course

The Site Safety Officer (SSO) is a vital component of any law enforcement agency’s clan lab safety program. The SSO has the knowledge and responsibility to implement the site Health & Safety Plans and ensure compliance with local laws and regulations at clan labs. This is an exercise-intensive program designed to prepare students to perform equipment maintenance, develop health & safety programs, and oversee first responder actions at clan labs. The course outlines the documentation, reporting, and regulatory requirements needed on-site to meet the requirements in the OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(q) (HAZWOPER) standard.

Group discount pricing is available as follows:
3-5 participants: 5% discount
6-10 participants: 10% discount
11-15 participants: 15% discount
16-20 participants: 20% discount
21 participants: contact NES at 1-800-NES-ADVISE (1-800-637-2384)

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Classes run from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily with a break for lunch and additional short breaks at the instructor’s discretion. Casual attire is recommended.

SKU: ClanLabSiteSafety Category:

Objective: Prepare personnel to effectively and competently assume the role of Site Safety Officer at a clandestine laboratory or other illicit hazardous environment (IHE) incident

Target Personnel: Law enforcement, fire department personnel, first responders

Prerequisites: 32-Hour Clandestine Laboratory HAZWOPER Safety training (recommended); medically cleared to wear respiratory protection; clean-shaven if being fit tested

Overview: The Site Safety Officer (SSO) is a vital component of any law enforcement agency’s clan lab safety program. The SSO has the knowledge and responsibility to implement the site Health & Safety Plans and ensure compliance with local laws and regulations at clan labs. This is an exercise-intensive program designed to prepare students to perform equipment maintenance, develop health & safety programs, and oversee first responder actions at clan labs. The course outlines the documentation, reporting, and regulatory requirements needed on-site to meet the requirements in the OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(q) (HAZWOPER) standard.

Course Topics:

  • Site assessment
  • Processing & collection of evidence
  • Mitigating chemical & physical hazards
  • PPE selection
  • Air monitoring
  • Decontamination of personnel & equipment

Associated Resource: Students will receive a copy of our Clandestine Laboratory Site Safety Officer field guide (Red Book).

Training Facility:

Folsom
NES, Inc.
1141 Sibley Street
Folsom, CA 95630