Designed for the first arriving officer at any incident. The primary focus of this course is structural firefighting but the lessons learned are applicable for any emergency scene. Elements of this course include scene size-up, decision making, determining incident strategies,
and making tactical assignments.
Also included are lessons on building
construction, fire behavior and growth
as well lessons for operating at common non-fire incidents such as motor vehicle accidents, propane and natural gas emergencies, and other typical non-fire emergencies.. In addition to lecture and classroom activities this course utilizes scenarios to allow participants
to employ their newly learned skills in real time.
Designed for: Fire officers and prospective line officers