Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

NFA Preventing Fire Risk Based on Socioeconomic Factors: Rural & Urban Settings : 16 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

Course Description

This new 2-day course will develop ideas and plans to address the high fire incidence among populations based on socioeconomic factors.  Rural and urban settings are taken as samples.  

This course is designed for students who work in the field of prevention.  Students learn to focus on the socioeconomic factors that contribute to high fire incidence among populations in rural and urban areas.  Values, attitudes, and behaviors as well as social and economic characteristics will be evaluated.

Effective change techniques, existing programs, and community collaboration are reviewed to develop effective solutions to community high-risk target groups.

This course is part of the following Programs

  • officer
  • prevention

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course


If you have specific questions about this course contact JOHN HIGH

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

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 09/22/2017

ACE (Inactive)

Hours: 1 ACE Recommendation:  In the vocational certificate or lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Fire Science, Fire Protection and Emergency Management

NFA Handoff

This is a handoff course

Upcoming Classes

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