Advanced Exterior Firefighter, Level II

ASP201 - 36.00 Hours

Description

This course introduces you to strategy and tactics in a leadership role and examines how to implement them at the Emergency Response Team Leader level. The course activities place emphasis on a higher level of tactical decision-making necessary to safely operate effectively and efficiently with available resources.

Emphasis is placed on building high-performance teams, reading fire ground factors, using master streams to minimize personnel exposures, and increasing operational efficiencies on the firefighting scene. The course includes hands-on and practical exercises using various firefighting projects.

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

This course introduces you to strategy and tactics in a leadership role and examines how to implement them at the Emergency Response Team Leader level. The course activities place emphasis on a higher level of tactical decision-making necessary to safely operate effectively and efficiently with available resources.

Emphasis is placed on building high-performance teams, reading fire ground factors, using master streams to minimize personnel exposures, and increasing operational efficiencies on the firefighting scene. The course includes hands-on and practical exercises using various firefighting projects.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Also, requires the Fire Chief/Training Officer's signature on the prerequisite verification (included on the Annual Fire Training School registration form).

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Attire

  • Regular station duty wear for fire field activities
  • Office attire for classroom sessions.
  • You may not wear to any class or field activity
    • shorts
    • sleeveless shirts
    • open-toed shoes

Recommended

NFPA 1081 Industrial Exterior Fire Brigade Training or equivalent training.

 

Topics

Advanced Tactical Operations+Preplanning, Strategy, and Tactics+Resource Management+High-volume Water Streams+Foam Operations+Live-fire Evolutions+Chemistry of Fire

Suggested Audience

All industrial emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel.

Potential attendees could include:

  • Plant operators
  • Plant maintenance
  • Laboratory personnel
  • Engineers
  • Electricians/Instrumentation techs
  • Security personnel

Other Information

Hours

  • Monday - Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 2 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Course size limit

  • 150 students

Annual Fire Training School registration information

Contact Information

Jeff Rhoads

Training Director
Phone: (866) 878-8900 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

Related Courses

IND017+IND103NFPA 1081 Industrial Interior Firefighting Training+NFPA 1081 Leadership TrainingNFPA 1081 Industrial Interior Firefighting Training+NFPA 1081 Leadership TrainingNFPA 1081 Industrial Interior Firefighting Training+NFPA 1081 Leadership Training

Policies

Annual Fire Training School registration late fee

A $50.00 late fee will be assessed to payments made after the registration deadline.

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