Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Fires on the Farm Online : 1-16 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

Course Description

This class provides an overview of farm fires and brings together strategies, tactics, operations and water supply logistics.  Today, rural fire departments can extinguish most farm fires.  Emphasizing pre-planning, thinking "beyond your own back yard" and encouraging joint training and practice rural fires can have successful outcomes.  The class covers response capabilities, strengths and weaknesses of the department, as well as considerations for farm fires in buildings, areas involving common farm chemicals, machinery, fields, and/or crops.
Course Mechanics
This is a self directed/ self paced course. Upon registration you will be given directions on how to access and complete the course. After completing the16 learning modules you will take a final quiz. After successfully passing the exam you will be able to print your certificate.

This course is part of the following Programs

  • agricultural
  • e-learning

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course


If you have specific questions about this course contact DAVID NEWCOMB

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