FF Guide to Lightweight Wood Construction

Course #01-05-0071

Class Location
  Mattydale Fire Department
  173 E. Molloy Road
  Syracuse, NY 13211
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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. Designed for: Fire Officers and senior firefighting personnel.
Instructor
 SFI John Scheibel
Registration Deadline
 April 18, 2019
Course Dates
 
Meeting DateMeeting TimeLength
April 23, 20191900 3 hour(s)
April 30, 20191900 3 hour(s)
May 07, 20191900 3 hour(s)
May 14, 20191900 3 hour(s)
Pre-Requisite Courses 
 Firefighter 1 or equivalent
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