XTN106 – 8.00 Hours

Schedule

Details02/15/20 – 02/15/20Carthage, TXFP XTN106 15Register

Address

Carthage Fire Department

812 West Panola St.
Carthage, TX 75633

Instructor

Danny Hurt

Start Time

08:00 AM Saturday, February 15, 2020

Details02/16/20 – 02/16/20Tyler, TXFP XTN106 16Register

Address

Noonday Fire Department

16619 State Highway 155 South
Tyler, TX 75701

Instructor

Laura R Mason

Start Time

08:00 AM Sunday, February 16, 2020

Details07/20/20 – 07/22/20Stephenville, TXFP XTN106 13Register

Address

Stephenville FD Station 2

1325 Pecan Hill
Stephenville, TX 76401

Instructor

Ron S Stewart

Start Time

09:00 AM Monday, July 20, 2020

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.

Course Description

This course is designed to increase firefighter
effectiveness and safety by providing a framework for educating and training
firefighters about the current fire dynamics research. This course will
demonstrate how the knowledge of fire dynamics can be directly translated into
strategic fire ground decision-making, and into highly applicable, usable,
real-life fire ground tactics and tasks. The course has hands on activities, as
well as, a small scale live burn simulation of a structure fire.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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

  • Study of how fires start
  • Spread and Development of fire
  • Fire Dynamics
  • Fire chemistry
  • Fire science
  • Material science
  • Heat transfer interaction
  • Factors the influence fire behavior

Suggested Audience

All
emergency and crisis response personnel

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • 0.00 hours – Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)
  • State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)

Contact Information

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

Policies

TEEX Policies

This course was much more than I expected. I learned more in these two weeks of training than in any other classes I have taken, and I’ve been doing this for 22 and 1/2 years.

— Forensic Technician
Back to top