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Fire Service Science CO24101

Ended Oct 1, 2023

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Full course description

Course Introduction:
The course is designed to provide information needed to interpret emergence scene conditions to implement appropriate strategies and tactics.

 
Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to apply the classification system for a building in accordance with NFPA 220; recognize critical size-up issues such as smoke, heat, and fire travel inside a structure; predict the path and method of fire travel based upon building construction features; list critical safety issues that affect firefighter safety for each classification of construction; identify appropriate measures to enhance the safety of emergency responders within each type of building construction; and identify the hazard class and product name of hazardous materials found at an emergency scene.

 
Instructor:
Harry Ward
Email: wardh@missouri.edu 

Length:
48 hours

 
Department: 
Fire and Rescue Training Institute

 
Credit:
none

 
Audience:
Emergency Services Personnel