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Advanced Industrial Interior Fire Training

IND015 - 32.00 Hours

Schedule

  • Details
    2/12/2018 - 2/15/2018
    College Station TX
    FP  IND015  9
    $1400.00
  • Details
    4/16/2018 - 4/19/2018
    College Station TX
    FP  IND015  10
    $1400.00

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.

Description

Advanced Industrial Interior is a hands-on class designed for the industrial firefighter who wishes to build upon their interior skills in a physically and mentally demanding course. This open enrollment course covers specialized rescue and life safety tactics, fire behavior, and the use of thermal imaging cameras.  Participants will also discuss communications on the scene, accountability, building construction, pre-planning and scene size-up.

Participants will practice using various alternative escape route techniques when the primary escape route becomes unusable, with a special emphasis on self-rescue tools and their use. Participants will be given multiple chances to safely practice removing trapped and unconscious firefighters in a cumulative final exercise. During this challenging course, participants will have opportunities to practice these advanced interior fire knowledge and skills through extended burn times.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Firefighter's safety and survival+Interior Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)+Interior Incident Command Systems (ICS)+Flashover, Backdraft, and How to Read Smoke

Audience

This is an advanced course for industrial fire brigade members who wish to build upon the skills and knowledge needed by those who will respond to an interior fire.

Education Credits

    Contact Information

    Rickey Allred

    Industrial Fire Training Manager
    Phone: (979) 458-3642 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900
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