Task Force Leader - Instructor-Led Training

9P7131 - 24.00 Hours


  • Details
    2/12/2019 - 2/14/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  9P7131  4
  • Details
    10/22/2019 - 10/24/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  9P7131  5

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.


The Task Force Leader Instructor-Led Training (ILT) course is designed to provide Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Task Force personnel with the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the Task Force Leader (TFL) function.  Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to successfully perform the position of TFL on a US&R team.

The Task Force Leader ILT course is 24 hours of face-to-face training.  Prior to attending this course, students must successfully complete the Computer-Based Training (CBT) component of the Task Force Leader course (Course Code: 9P7130) that is approximately eight hours.   

The CBT component of this course is hosted for free by TEEX. Register now for the Task Force Leader-CBT course.


Each student must successfully complete the Computer-Based Training (CBT) component of the Task Force Leader course (Course Code: 9P7130) via the TEEX eCampus Learning Management System prior to attending this three day instructor-led practical exercise driven portion of the course.

Members of FEMA US&R Task Forces should complete the exact same CBT course (Course Code: 9P7130) at www.esf9training.org which is a Learning Management System created by TEEX for the FEMA National US&R Response System.  This Learning Management System was specifically designed for US&R Task Forces to automatically track all of their training certificates, qualifications, expirations, and personnel deployability.

Course Completion Requirements

Each student must bring the following items to the Instructor-Led Training course:

  1. Task Force BDU Uniforms/T-shirts for all class days.
  2. One Laptop Computer per student


Leadership+Command and Control+Mobilization and In-Transit Activities+Initial On-Scene Operations+Search Operations+Rescue Operations+Demobilization and Post-Mission Requirements+Response Operations Exercise

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    Contact Information

    Phone: 9794585636 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900
    Emergency Services Training Institute


    TEEX is the National Contract Training Provider for the FEMA National Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) System and this course was developed under contract for US&R personnel. This ILT course is the same curriculum and instructors utilized for courses taught to the FEMA National US&R System.

    TEEX has provided training to National US&R and SUSAR task forces since 1998. Your department can be confident that training will meet credentialing and validation requirements. TEEX adheres to all of the requirements set forth by the FEMA US&R Program Office.

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