ARE132 – 8.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

Courses vary from year to year. The Alamo Area F.O.O.L.S. provide
realistic hands on fire training to
better assist firefighters to operate safely on the fire ground.

Prerequisites

Depending on the training course specific PPE may be
required.

Attendance Requirements

This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements.

Topics

  • Maximize efficiency and impact on the fireground
  • Decisions and actions during initial fireground operations
  • Methodologies of extinguishment
  • Forcible exiting situations
  • Engine placement on scene
  • SCBA – Intense practical drills
  • Basic Irons/Forcible entry
  • Patient entrapment and entanglement situations
  • Command/Leadership
  • Firefighter Cancer Awareness
  • The topics above are examples of previous training topics

Suggested Audience

All
emergency and crisis response personnel

Other Information

The class offerings differ from year to year. Please refer to the flyer
posted on teex.org/extension for scheduled dates and class offerings. (Note:
This area school may yet to be scheduled therefore a flyer may not yet be
posted.)

Contact Information

Emergency Services Training Institute
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Toll-Free: (866) 878-8900
Email: esti@teex.tamu.edu

I was sent to St. Bernard Parish, LA., as the incident commander for 16 days following Hurricane Katrina. The training I received from TEEX was priceless. All of the areas covered in the program rang true in the command structure.

— Capt. Tim Keene, Delhi Township Fire Department
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