Chemical Operations Specialist Soldier's Manual; STP 3-54B1-SM, MOS 54B Skill Level 1

Washington DC: United States. Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Headquarters, 1995. This publication supersedes STP 3-54B1-SM, 12 March 1992. Wraps. Various paginations (approximately 200 pages. Illustrations. Glossary. References. Cover has some wear and soiling. Three-hole punched. Distribution was authorized to US government agencies only to protect technical or operational information from automatic dissemination under the International Exchange Program or by other means. Cover also has a destruction notice. Based upon research on-line and the passage of time, it appears that this distribution limitation no longer applies. This publication was for skill level 1 soldiers holding MOS 54B and their trainers and first-line supervisors. It contains standardized training objectives in the form of task summaries, which can be used to train and evaluate soldiers on critical tasks that support unit missions during wartime. Detailed warning, control and evacuation plans must be developed in order to prepare for emergencies and natural disasters. Emergency management specialists, such as the Chemical Operations Specialist, prepare emergency plans and procedures for all types of disasters, including floods, earthquakes, hurricanes, biological warfare or enemy attacks.
Chemical Operations Specialists are primarily responsible for operating, maintaining or supervising the use of nuclear, biological and chemical (NBC) detection and decontamination equipment. Some of your duties as a Chemical Operations Specialist may include:
· Assisting in the establishment and application of NBC defense measures
· Providing training advice and supervision regarding the proper use and maintenance procedures for chemical equipment and chemical operations
· Operating and performing operator maintenance on smoke generating equipment, NBC identification/detection and decontamination equipment
· Assisting in preparing and maintaining disaster operations plans
· Training military and civilian personnel on what to do in an emergency
· Operating and maintaining nuclear, biological and chemical detection and decontamination equipment
· Conducting surveys to determine needs in the event of an emergency
· Monitoring disaster preparedness activities and training operations.
Condition: Good.

Keywords: Chemical Warfare, Military Occupation, Military Manual, Soldier's Manual, Nuclear Biological Chemical, NBC Defense Equipment, Smoke Operations, Decontamination, Reconnaissance KTC 1400, SINCGARS, Chemical Agent Monitor, M256, IM174, Radiacmeter, IM1

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