Illinois Fire Service Institute


NFA Incident Command For High-Rise Operations : 16 Hours

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Course Description

This 2-day course is designed to assist emergency response officers who have responsibility for managing high-rise incidents. This includes organizing resources, developing strategies, and managing tactical operations to protect life and to minimize damage during an incident. Students attending should have a working knowledge of basic Incident Command System organization; working knowledge of strategy and tactics for structural firefighting; knowledge of building construction; and understanding of the type of building systems existing in high-rise buildings. Anyone who would serve as a company officer/chief officer in communities that have high-rise buildings is eligible to take this course.


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

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Champaign, IL 61820
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Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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