Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Truck Company Operations : 24 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

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

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course


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If you have specific questions about this course contact JONATHAN FRYE

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

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Applicable Credits

As of 11/17/2017

CFR

Meets or exceeds 29 CFR 1910.134, 155-159 (i).

NFPA

Reference NFPA 1001, 1500, 1710, 1720.

NIMS Compliant

This course is NIMS compliant.

OSFM Certification

None, although some skills may apply toward Certified Firefighter II and III.

Upcoming Classes

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