Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Basic Engine Company Operations : 4-16 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

Course Description

This Cornerstone version introduces students to the basic engine company operations. The class offers firefighters and Officers an opportunity to either sharpen their current skills, or learn new and efficient skills for the all-important task of getting water on the fire. This course includes a classroom component and can be customized to include numerous drills. These can include hose loads, establishing water supply advancing lines through a variety of objectives including stairways, ground level and basement deployment if available are skills vital to the engine company. The course also covers engine company responsibilities with regard to rescue and other tactical priorities are presented and practiced.


This course is part of the following Programs

  • cornerstone
  • fire fighting

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course



If you have specific questions about this course contact TOM SHUBERT

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

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

Applicable Credits

As of 11/21/2017

NFPA

All practical skills meet objectives under NFPA Standard 1001 Firefighter Professional Qualifications - Basic

OSFM Certification

All practical skills are direct Certified Fire Fighter II or Certified Basic skill objectives

Upcoming Classes

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champaign Sat, Jan 27 2018 -
Sat, Jan 27 2018

 
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