S.E.T. Training

IICRC - TCST - Trauma & Crime Scene Technician

Provider IICRC

IICRC - Trauma & Crime Scene Technician

Length: 2 Days, 14 - IICRC CEC hours earned


Trauma & Crime Scene Technician is a comprehensive course covering trauma scene cleanup and decontamination. Attendees will acquire the necessary skills and knowledge required to properly evaluate, clean and decontaminate a site following a human trauma event.Learn how to manage the unique situations encountered when performing trauma and crime scene cleanup, regardless of surface, item, or location, including procedures and precautions for working at a trauma/crime scene, based on the ANSI/IICRC S540 Standard. Find out how to inspect and investigate human blood and other potentially infectious materials contamination to establish hazard assessments, work plans, and procedures for cleaning and safe transportation of contaminated material. Once your company’s health and safety programs are established and with additional on-the-job training and field experience, students should be able to safely perform this work

Key Topics:

Regulations: OSHA, CDC, FDA and State requirements, regulations and recommendations

  • Psychological Issues: Psychological issues related to surviving family, occupants, and workers
  • Health & Safety: Lines of defense, Immunizations, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Biocides: Discusses why and how to use antimicrobials and biocides
  • Work Practices: Equipment, supplies and processes for structure and contents decontamination
  • Odor Control: Discusses methods and procedures to control and remove odor
  • Work Practices: Processes for cleanup/remediation of both structure and contents
  • HVAC Systems: Provides methods for evaluating restoration processes and feasibility
  • Putrefaction: Managing trauma scene cleanup after significant time has allowed putrefaction
  • Case Study: Utilizes actual project files to illustrate full cleaning and decontamination process

  • Course Fees:

    $ 449.00 - Early Bird Rate - (If paid in full 30 days prior to course start date)

    $ 499.00 - Regular Rate)

    *** Please Note - Exam fees are additional and must be paid at time of exam. Exam fees are $65.00 US per person and fees are payable directly to the IICRC.

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