NFA Incident Command For High-Rise Operations : 16 Hours
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
There are no prerequisites to taking this course
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As of 11/20/2017
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 1021, NFPA 1521
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Mon, Jan 8 2018 -
Tue, Jan 9 2018