The Fire Brigade Leadership course provides you with a solid foundation to manage emergency response at an industrial incident. The course defines leadership roles and characteristics, provides basic reference knowledge to frequently used standards and regulations, and provides foundational skills to manage the resources at an incident scene.
The course includes classroom discussion and tabletop exercises that include designing and implementing an Incident Action Plan (IAP).
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded 1.6 Continuing Education Units (CEU) certified through the International Association for Continuing Education & Training.
- If you would like certification you must provide proof, by the end of the class of your 1081 Exterior/Interior certification.
TopicsLeadership Role, Styles, and Traits +Communications +Firefighter Safety+Safety Regulations and Standards +Fire Brigade Organization and Staffing+Record-Keeping Requirements+Training Program Components+ICS/NIMS Information Management +Pre-incident Planning +Developing an Incident Action Plan+Strategy and Tactics+Implementing an Incident Action Plan
This course is appropriate for all industrial emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel with a basic understanding of the Incident Command Systems (ICS) and firefighting.
- Potential attendees could include:
- Plant operators
- Plant maintenance
- Laboratory personnel
- Electricians/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 1 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual. All students are required to follow this manual at all times.
Annual Fire Training School
If you are attending this course as part of TEEX's Annual Fire School taught each March and July, you need to be aware of the following additional information.
A late fee of $50.00 will be assessed to payments made after the registration deadline for the Annual Fire Training School.
Session I Monday - Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Session II Wednesday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 a.m.
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.
You must wear regular work attire for training activities and classroom sessions. You may not wear shorts, sleeveless shirts, or open-toed shoes to any class or field activity.