This course provides you with training in leadership techniques, incident size-up, strategic planning, tactical operations, and resource management. Through classroom and field exercises, you will also handle a variety of emergency situations. The class focuses on doing more with less, and working smarter, not harder.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
Due to the nature of the training, a physical examination is recommended prior to enrolling in this course.
TopicsRoles, responsibilities, and functions of an incident commander+Overview of the Incident Command System (ICS)+Pre-emergency planning+Fire ground size-up, strategies, tactics+Pre-emergency planning applications+Multiple incident management exercises
This course is appropriate for all industrial emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel with a basic understanding of ICS and firefighting. Potential attendees could include:
- Plant operators
- Plant maintenance personnel
- Laboratory personnel
- Instrumentation techs
- Security personnel
Continuing Education & Professional Credits
Courses will begin at 8 a.m. on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.
Fees must be paid prior to or on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made. Fees include course materials. Fees do not include lodging or meals.
Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
This course requires PPE Level 4 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual. All students are required to follow this manual at all times.