Although not a high response threat within the Ebbetts Pass Fire District, with highway 4, Haz-Mat training in a must for EPFD Firefighters. Hazardous Materials management is taught to EPFD personnel in a variety of levels including HazMat Awareness, which teaches identification and evaluation of hazardous materials; HazMat Operations which covers containment and mitigation of hazardous materials and gross decontamination. And finally, HazMat Technician which is the most advanced level of hazardous materials training. Training in supervising a hazardous materials incident and dealing with extremely difficult hazardous materials situations is conducted during the Technician level course.
From CPR Classes & LifeJacket Loan Programs to our Vial-of-Life Project, the Ebbetts Pass Fire District offers many beneficial programs for our community.