NFPA 1081 Facility Fire Brigade Leader

IND103 – 16.00 Hours


Details Buttons Dates Location Class Price Register Buttons
07/15/24 – 07/16/24 College Station, TX FP IND103 215 $450.00 Register
07/17/24 – 07/18/24 College Station, TX FP IND103 216 $450.00 Register
08/12/24 – 08/13/24 College Station, TX FP IND103 212 $565.00 Register
11/18/24 – 11/19/24 College Station, TX FP IND103 213 $565.00 Register

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 [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

The Fire Brigade Leadership course utilizes classroom discussion and tabletop exercises to provide you with a solid foundation to manage emergency response at an industrial incident. The course defines leadership roles and characteristics, provides basic reference knowledge to frequently used standards and regulations, and managing resources at an incident scene.

Upon completion of this course you are eligible to take the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) written exam and skills testing.


Pro Board Certification Requirements

Participants pursuing Pro Board certification must provide proof of NFPA 1081 Exterior or Interior Fire Brigade dated prior to the last day of class. The documentation must meet the certification office requirements

Course Completion Requirements

Course Attire

For classroom activities, participants must wear full length pants, closed-toe shoes, and short sleeve/ long sleeve shirts (no sleeveless shirts).

Pro Board Certification Testing

Participants are required to provide a photo ID at time of Pro Board testing.

Participants Must Provide

  • a photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend 100% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion and to sit for the Pro Board certification exam. 

Recommended Prior Knowledge

It is recommended that participants have a basic understanding of the Incident Command Systems (ICS) and firefighting.

Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  • Leadership Role, Styles, and Traits
  • Communications
  • Firefighter Safety
  • Safety Regulations and Standards
  • Fire Brigade Organization and Staffing
  • Record-Keeping Requirements
  • Training Program Components
  • ICS/NIMS Information Management
  • Pre-incident Planning
  • Developing an Incident Action Plan
  • Strategy and Tactics
  • Implementing an Incident Action Plan

Suggested Audience

This course is appropriate for all industrial emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel.  Potential participants could include:

  • Plant operators
  • Plant maintenance
  • Laboratory personnel
  • Engineers
  • Electricians/Instrumentation techs
  • Security personnel

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • Pro Board

Other Information

Annual Fire Training School Information

If you are attending this course as part of TEEX’s Texas Annual Fire Training School, you need to be aware of the following additional information:

Registration with payment

Complete online registration on the  TEEX website or by selecting the “REGISTER” button above.  Secure your seat in the class with payment. 

You may use a credit card or organization purchase order (PO). 

If you are using a purchase order, TEEX policy requires the PO to be submitted within 48 hours of registration, or the enrollment may be canceled. You may upload the PO through your student portal or email it as an attachment to [email protected]

Ensure your PO includes the following:

  • Agency or company name
  • Billing address
  • Contact name and phone number
  • Description of goods and/or services provided (for example the course number and name) 
  • Amount of charges
  • Authorized signature
  • Tax Payer ID, EIN, or FEIN. The field should be in the following format: xx-xxxxxxx.

The PO contact email needs to be either yourself or a responsible person within your organization.

If your organization is not an established TEEX customer or if you are not sure, please include a completed W-9 with the PO.

Contact Information

Rickey Allred

Training Manager
Phone: (979) 500-6894 | (866) 878-8900
Email: [email protected]

Payment Info

  • Credit Card – Complete online registration or call (979) 845-2130.
  • Purchase Order – Complete online registration and send a copy of PO documentation within 48 hours.