IMPLEMENT A PETROLEUM FIRE AND SAFETY PROGRAM
The operation of a petroleum facility is extremely hazardous however there are a number of precautions which
can be taken to reduce the possibility of a serious incident occurring.
During this block of instruction we will discuss how we can prevent loss of life and property caused by fire and
safety hazards through the application of proper safety procedures.
Terminal Learning Objective:
Identify methods of controlling or eliminating vapor formation, sources of ignition, and static
electricity; identify the health hazards associated with handling petroleum products; and identify
first aid procedures for POL accidents.
Condition: Given subcourse QM 5092.
Standards: The soldier must score a minimum of 70 percent on the end of subcourse examination.