FF Guide to Lightweight Wood Construction

Course #01-05-0071

Class Location
  Southwood Fire Department
  4581 Grace Place
  Jamesville, NY 13078
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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
 August 04, 2019
Course Dates
 
Meeting DateMeeting TimeLength
August 07, 20191900 3 hour(s)
August 14, 20191900 3 hour(s)
August 21, 20191900 3 hour(s)
August 28, 20191900 3 hour(s)
Pre-Requisite Courses 
 Firefighter 1 or equivalent
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