Illinois Fire Service Institute


Firefighter Self Rescue and Survival : 1-16 Hours

Student Fee

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Course Description

The goal of this course is to familiarize fire department personnel with Firefighter Rescue and Survival. Students will familiarize themselves with various survival techniques. The students will also familiarize themselves with equipment that is necessary to make use of those techniques. Students will also learn how to make more efficient use of their department’s equipment.


  Syllabus - Firefighter Self Rescue and Survival.pdf

This course is part of the following Programs

  • cornerstone
  • fire fighting


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact SEAN BURKE

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact SEAN BURKE 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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swansea Mon, Mar 12 2018 -
Mon, Mar 12 2018

carrollton Thu, Mar 15 2018 -
Thu, Mar 15 2018

joliet Mon, Mar 19 2018 -
Mon, Mar 19 2018

joliet Tue, Mar 20 2018 -
Tue, Mar 20 2018

joliet Wed, Mar 21 2018 -
Wed, Mar 21 2018

tolono Mon, Apr 16 2018 -
Mon, Apr 16 2018

11 Gerty Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
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Phone: (217) 333-3800
            (800) 437-5819
Fax: (217) 244-6790
Phone: (217) 333-8925
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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