Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

DRIVE Fire Level I : 4.00 Hours

Course Description

This course requires an online component prior to completing the simulator time.

Driver Readiness Interactive Vehicle Experience.  This blended course is designed for students who have never operated large vehicles.  Students will complete a series of online presentations covering safe driving practices, defensive driving principles, emergency vehicle response principles, and emergency driver responsibilities.  The driving simulator will be used to acclimate students to the characteristics unique to large emergency vehicles including; vehicle dimensions, vehicle handling, and vehicle features by operating these vehicles in realistic exercises.  Students will also participate in scenarios that practice spatial recognition, maneuvering large emergency vehicles in confined areas, as well as operation in both normal traffic situations and emergency responses.  


Syllabus

  Syllabus - DRIVE Fire Level 1.pdf

Audience


Drivers new to the operation of large emergency vehicles

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course


Upcoming Simulator Times

White Heath 7/11/20
Mahomet 7/18/20
Mattoon 7/25/20
Charleston 8/1/20
Tuscola 8/8/20
Georgetown 8/22/20
Danville 8/29/20

If you have specific questions about this course contact JACOB HUTCHCRAFT

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact JACOB HUTCHCRAFT or your regional representative.

If you are not sure who your regional representative is, take a look at this map. It is color coded by county.

Upcoming Classes

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white heath Sat, Jul 11 2020 -
Sat, Jul 11 2020

mahomet Sat, Jul 18 2020 -
Sat, Jul 18 2020

mattoon Sat, Jul 25 2020 -
Sat, Jul 25 2020

charleston Sat, Aug 1 2020 -
Sat, Aug 1 2020

tuscola Sat, Aug 8 2020 -
Sat, Aug 8 2020

georgetown Sat, Aug 22 2020 -
Sat, Aug 22 2020

danville Tue, Aug 25 2020 -
Tue, Aug 25 2020

Wed, Aug 26 2020 -
Wed, Aug 26 2020

Thu, Aug 27 2020 -
Thu, Aug 27 2020

Sat, Aug 29 2020 -
Sat, Aug 29 2020

 
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