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Calling The Mayday

NFA091 - 4.00 Hours

Schedule

  • Details
    7/17/2018 - 7/17/2018
    McKinney TX
    FP  NFA091  70
  • Details
    7/18/2018 - 7/18/2018
    McKinney TX
    FP  NFA091  74
  • Details
    7/19/2018 - 7/19/2018
    McKinney TX
    FP  NFA091  75

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

This course is designed to increase the awareness of both career and volunteer firefighters and related emergency service personnel who may be required to call a mayday or respond to a mayday incident. This course is not designed to supplant local operation procedures and does not purport to instruct firefighters in all aspects of mayday response. This course does not replace the need for hands-on training and for practice in calling for or responding to mayday incidents.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Defined a mayday situation+Identify why firefighters fail to or delay calling a mayday+Identify mayday decision-making parameters and calling procedure+Identify mayday training and drill needs for the fire service

Audience

Anyone who is involved in emergency activities.

Education Credits

    Contact Information

    ESTI 

    Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

    Other Information

    To request this class in your jurisdiction or department, please use the Emergency Services Training Institute (ESTI) Extension Course Request Form.

    To request admission to an already-scheduled course, call the contact person listed in this course schedule. This will allow the course host to provide appropriate numbers of student manuals.

    Classroom only.

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