Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

NFA Incident Command For High-Rise Operations : 16 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

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.

This course is part of the following Program

  • officer

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course


If you have specific questions about this course contact LEW LAKE

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

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 09/25/2017

ACE (Inactive)

Hours: Hour for hour In the vocational certificate or lower division baccalaureate/ associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Fire Science, Fire Administration, Public Administration, Emergency Medical Services Administration, or Emergency Management.

NFPA

NFPA 1021, NFPA 1521

Upcoming Classes

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waukegan Mon, Jan 8 2018 -
Tue, Jan 9 2018

 
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