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JFT1B:  FIRE COMMAND 1B


Course Description

This course provides instruction in tactics, strategies, and scene management principles involving hazardous materials. The course includes areas of discussion on identification and hazard mitigation, decontamination, protective clothing, environmental concerns, and legal issues. PREREQUISITE: Fire Command 1A - Command Principles for Company Officers, I-220 (Basic ICS). ADVISORY: Eligible for English 250 and English 420.


Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate proper management of initial operations at hazardous materials, wildland fire, and multi-casualty incidents through simulation and class activities.
  • Identify information necessary to direct the initial operations of a hazardous materials incident.
  • Identify information necessary to direct the initial operations of a wildland fire incident.
  • Demonstrate scene management including initial operations of a multi-casualty incident.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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