IND015 – 32.00 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

Advanced Industrial Interior is a hands-on class designed for the industrial firefighter who wishes to build upon their interior skills in a physically and mentally demanding course. This open enrollment course covers specialized rescue and life safety tactics, fire behavior, and the use of thermal imaging cameras.  Participants will also discuss communications on the scene, accountability, building construction, pre-planning and scene size-up.

Participants will practice using various alternative escape route techniques when the primary escape route becomes unusable, with a special emphasis on self-rescue tools and their use. Participants will be given multiple chances to safely practice removing trapped and unconscious firefighters in a cumulative final exercise. During this challenging course, participants will have opportunities to practice these advanced interior fire knowledge and skills through extended burn times.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

Topics

  • Firefighter’s safety and survival
  • Interior Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Interior Incident Command Systems (ICS)
  • Flashover, Backdraft, and How to Read Smoke

Suggested Audience

This is an advanced course for industrial fire brigade members who wish to build upon the skills and knowledge needed by those who will respond to an interior fire.

Contact Information

Rickey Allred

Industrial Fire Training Manager
Phone: (979) 458-3642 | Toll-Free: (979) 458-4368
Email: rickey.allred@teex.tamu.edu

I would strongly recommend this course. I found it extremely informative, effective, and relevant to my job as a bomb technician.

— Advanced Ordnance Recognition for Law Enforcement
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