Fire Prevention for High Risk Populations: Age and Disability Factors

NFA060 - 17.00 Hours

Description

NFA logoThis two-day course will provide an overview of the knowledge, skills, and processes required to conduct successful risk reduction efforts among older adult populations and very young children. This course is designed for students who work in the field of prevention, safety education, and community leadership positions. You will learn to focus on the factors that contribute to high fire incidence with older adult and very young populations.

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

NFA logoThis two-day course will provide an overview of the knowledge, skills, and processes required to conduct successful risk reduction efforts among older adult populations and very young children. This course is designed for students who work in the field of prevention, safety education, and community leadership positions. You will learn to focus on the factors that contribute to high fire incidence with older adult and very young populations.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

To meet NFA 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

Fire risk for very young children+Fire risk for oler and disabled populations

Suggested Audience

This course is available to all emergency and crisis response personnel.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firefighters' and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA)

Other Information

To request this class in your jurisdiction or department, please use the Emergency Services Training Institute (ESTI) Extension Course Request Form.

To request admission to an already-scheduled course, call the contact person listed in this course schedule. This will allow the course host to provide appropriate numbers of student manuals.

All extension courses are classroom only.

Contact Information

Emergency Services Training Institute
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

Policies

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