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Course Description

This course will provide students with information on Rapid Intervention Crew (RIC) terminology and the tools necessary to conduct a fire fighter rescue operation. It provides the student with command awareness and the control techniques required to effectively manage a fire fighter emergency event should the situation occur. Students will conduct an analysis of fire fighter line-of-duty injuries case studies, taking into account both risk and critical fireground factors, in order to learn from and prevent a fire fighter emergency situation. ADVISORY: Fire Fighter Academy

Learning Outcomes

  • Conduct a risk management assessment of structural fire fighting critical fireground factors in an effort to prevent a fire fighter emergency situation.
  • Manage a fire fighter emergency situation should fire fighters become lost or trapped inside a burning structure.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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