Fire Attack and Suppression Techniques (FAST) : 40 Hours
The F.A.S.T. course is designed for those firefighters seeking to advance their basic skills training or for those seeking additional live firefighting experience. The course will emphasize advancing proficiency in hose and ladder handling, forcible entry, SCBA, search and rescue, structural fire attack, ventilation, and stream operations. Training responses and acquired structures will be utilized to provide a challenging learning environment.
Syllabus Syllabus - FAST.pdf
This course is part of the following Programs
- fire fighting
- on-site live fire
There are no prerequisites to taking this course
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As of 11/21/2017
Meets or exceeds 29 CFR 1910.134, 155-159 (i)
Reference NFPA 1001, 1500, 1710, 1720.
This course is NIMS compliant.
Some skills may be applied toward Certified Firefighter II and III fire fighting objectives. Record keeping of specific objectives accomplished is the responsibility of the student and his/her training officer.
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