Firefighting Phase IV

ASP114 - 36.00 Hours

Description

This phase provides an introduction to the knowledge and skills to be trained to the level of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications. This is the fourth of five phases necessary to obtain your Firefighting 1 and Firefighting 2 through the State Firefighters' and Fire Marshals' Association (SFFMA).

This course provides advanced firefighting techniques. Students rotate among the following classroom sessions and field operation exercises according to the section to which they are assigned.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

This phase provides an introduction to the knowledge and skills to be trained to the level of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications. This is the fourth of five phases necessary to obtain your Firefighting 1 and Firefighting 2 through the State Firefighters' and Fire Marshals' Association (SFFMA).

This course provides advanced firefighting techniques. Students rotate among the following classroom sessions and field operation exercises according to the section to which they are assigned.

Prerequisites

  • Firefighting Phase 1 or previous training in all of the subject areas contained within Firefighting Phases 1
  • Firefighting Phase 2 or previous training in all of the subject areas contained within Firefighting Phases 2
  • Firefighting Phase 3 or previous training in all of the subject areas contained within Firefighting Phases 3
  • Prerequisite Verification Form

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Level 4 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual.

Recommended

It is strongly recommended students purchase and read prior to attending:

Copy of the" IFSTA Essentials of Firefighting and Fire Department Operations, 6th Edition", which can be purchased from:
IFSTA or thru the SFFMA.
ISBN: 978-0-13-314080-4
IFSTA Item # 36935

This textbook will be used for all the Firefighting Phases classes.

TEEX will not provide or sell the recommended IFSTA textbook.

The end of course test will cover reading assignments and lectures found in this Phase. This test will measure your comprehension level of subject matter found in this Phase.

Students should read over all the topics listed above before the first day of class. For your benefit, there are review questions found at the end of each chapter.

Physical Condition

Due to the strenuous nature of firefighting and rescue activities, participants should secure a professional evaluation of their physical condition prior to enrolling in this course.

Topics

Fire Dept Communications (Read - Chapter 3, pages 116-128)+Building Construction (Read - Chapter 4, pages 190-203)+Technical Rescue (Read - Chapter 10, pages 484-569)+Fire Hose (Read - Chapter 15, pages 872-874, 938-939)+Fire Streams (Foam) (Read - Chapter 16, pages 967-987, 993-998)+Fire Control: Classroom (Read - Chapter 17, pages 1057-1077, 1098-1099)+Fire Control: Live Burns (Read - Chapter 17, Skills)+Fire Origin and Cause Determination Fire Protection Systems (Read - Chapter 19, pages 1165-1173)+Fire Protection Systems (Read - Chapter 20 pages 1174-1216)+Hazards, Behavior, and Identification of Hazmat/WMD (Read - Chapter 23, pages 1296-1406)

Suggested Audience

All Emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)

Other Information

Registration Requirements

Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order (including H.B. 2604 voucher) please place the number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO or voucher within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.

Late Registration

The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.

Contact Information

Jeff Rhoads

Phone: (866) 878-8900 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

Resources

Related Courses

ASP111+ASP112+ASP113+ASP115Firefighting Phase I+Firefighting Phase II+Firefighting Phase III+Firefighting Phase VFirefighting Phase I+Firefighting Phase II+Firefighting Phase III+Firefighting Phase VFirefighting Phase I+Firefighting Phase II+Firefighting Phase III+Firefighting Phase V
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