This course enables students to identify and analyze health and safety aspects that affect the Fire Department, Ambulance and other Emergency responder in both emergency and non-emergency situations. The target personnel are Company officers (Captains, Chiefs, Ex-Chiefs) familiar with the Incident Command System, HazMat management, applicable NFPA and Federal regulations, building construction and fire behavior. The goal is to develop decision-making skills through recognition of clues that effect safety of the personnel. This course focuses on incident scene operations with the use of scenarios to convey instructional points, codes and regulations.

Course Length: 15 hrs

Prerequisite: Firefighter I or Scene Support Operations and Incident Command

Course#: H719

Certificate: National Fire Academy