Illinois Fire Service Institute


Truck Company Operations : 24 Hours

Course Description

This 24-hour program is designed for firefighters who are primarily assigned to, or respond as, members of a Truck or Ladder Company. The program offers firefighters an opportunity to either sharpen their current skills or learn new and efficient skills for all the various tasks required of truck company members. This program is an intensive hands-on program, and includes training responses to structural fires to provide an opportunity to experience the role of the truck company at a fire. Topics include riding assignments and personnel deployment, ground ladders, aerial device tactical considerations and spotting, forcible entry for residential and commercial construction, including the use of hand, power, and hydraulic tools, proper horizontal and vertical ventilation, fireground search and rescue, salvage, and overhaul.



This course is part of the following Programs

  • fire fighting
  • on-site live fire


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact JAMES DUIGNAN

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact JAMES DUIGNAN 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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champaign Mon, Mar 2 2020 -
Wed, Mar 4 2020

plainfield Tue, Jun 23 2020 -
Thu, Jun 25 2020

champaign Mon, Nov 2 2020 -
Wed, Nov 4 2020

Applicable Credits

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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