Calling The Mayday

NFA091 - 4.00 Hours

Description

NFA logoThis 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.

Schedule

  • Details
    10/16/2018 - 10/19/2018
    Stephenville TX
    FP  NFA091  103
  • Details
    10/20/2018 - 10/20/2018
    Mineral Wells TX
    FP  NFA091  104
  • Details
    11/27/2018 - 11/27/2018
    Woodlawn TX
    FP  NFA091  101

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

NFA logoThis 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.

Prerequisites

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

Suggested Audience

Anyone who is involved in emergency activities.

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    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.

    Contact Information

    ESTI 

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