Risk-Based Response to CNG Vehicles

This course will prepare personnel to conduct a risk-based response to incidents involving a compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicle, including leaks and fires. The course can be delivered in 4 or 8 hours and can be tailored for personnel trained to the hazmat operations or technician level. Attendees will participate in lectures, discussion, case studies, and conduct hands-on.


  • CNG fuel system components
  • Common incidents and hazards
  • CNG commercial and passenger vehicles
  • Risk-based response considerations
  • Emergency shut down methods
  • CNG damage assessment
  • Depressurizing and defueling tactics
  • CNG vehicle firesĀ