XTN109 – 4.00 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 esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

This course is designed to increase the awareness of both career and volunteer firefighters and related emergency service personnel who may be required to call a mayday or respond to a mayday incident. This course is not designed to supplant local operation procedures and does not purport to instruct firefighters in all aspects of mayday response. This course does not replace the need for hands-on training and for practice in calling for or responding to mayday incidents.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements,
participants must complete each training module and complete all required
course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam. Exceptions
may be discussed with lead instructor.

Topics

  • Defined a mayday situation
  • Identify why firefighters fail to or delay calling a mayday
  • Identify mayday decision-making parameters and calling procedure
  • Identify mayday training and drill needs for the fire service

Suggested Audience

Anyone who is involved in emergency activities.

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

Note: Live Online Instructor-Led (webinar) courses are not eligible for TCOLE credit.

  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • Texas Commission on 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

Enjoyed the course. Very informative. Looking through actual cases helped in the learning process.

— Basic Criminal Investigation
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