The Strategy & Tactics Unique to Firefighting course is designed for the first arriving officers at
the scene of a fire or other emergency incident. The course intent is to develop a STREET SMART FIRE OFFICER. Whether a newly appointed volunteer
officer or the career firefighter seeking to become a company officer, this
course can help the student become a more confident officer.
Students will receive a certificate that can be applied to SFFMA Master Level
or utilized as Continuing Ed for TCFP Firefighting Certification.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion RequirementsPersonal Protective Equipment (PPE) Level 1 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual.
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 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, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.
TopicsIntroduction+The Functional Fire Company Officer+Command and Control+Wildland Part 1 and 2 and Scenarios+Traffic Incident Management+The Are of Reading Smoke+Building Construction+Fire Dynamics+The First 15 Minutes of an Incident+Structural Firefighting Principles and Practices+Structural Scenarios+Current Events+Equipment+Technology
All Emergency Response personnel, including officers, those seeking to become officers, fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTexas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firefighters' and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA)
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.
The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.