Illinois Fire Service Institute


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

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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.


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

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Champaign, IL 61820
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