Firefighter's Guide to Lightweight Wood Construction

Course #9Z

Class Location
  Baldwinsville Fire Station
  7911 Crego Street
  Baldwinsville, NY 13027
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Course Description
   This course introduces the student to the special characteristics and considerations of Lightweight Wood Construction. Topics such as manufacturing methods, component awareness, fire performance, and strategies & tactics pertaining to fires involving lightweight wood construction will be examined. Primary emphasis is on improving fire personnelís ability to recognize the presence of lightweight wood construction and the hazards related with it. Course material enables the student to recognize the dangers, operate safely and better predict the overall reaction of a building during fire conditions. The course includes three student activities.
 SFI John Scheibel
Registration Deadline
 September 01, 2017
Course Dates
Meeting DateMeeting TimeLength
September 05, 20171900 3 hour(s)
September 12, 20171900 3 hour(s)
September 26, 20171900 3 hour(s)
October 03, 20171900 3 hour(s)
Pre-Requisite Courses 
 Firefighter 1 or equivalent
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