XFD001 – 8.00 Hours
Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.
This is the IFSTA Essentials of Fire Fighting lesson covering fire department organization. This lesson describes the fire service mission, organization, and regulations. This lesson also covers firefighter roles and skills, as well as firefighter safety, health, and wellness.
(Note: Skills portion may or may not be included in this course please contact the host agency for details.)
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Level 4 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual. PPE, including reflective safety vet for the skills portion of the class.
To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.
Essentials of Fire Fighting, Seventh Edition recommended.
- Fire Service Mission
- Health and Wellness
All emergency and crisis response personnel.
Continuing Education And Professional Credits
- State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)
- Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)