Illinois Fire Service Institute



Student Fee

Class specific

Course Description

This course is designed to be the essential training for a non-fire industrial worker that is becoming a member of the Industrial Fire Brigade at the facility.  This course will use NFPA 600/NFPA 1081, as well as OSHA 1910.156, to prepare a worker to become a member of the team handling Exterior Fire issues.

Content:  Fire Brigade Organization, Personal Protective Equipment, Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus, Behavior/Chemistry of Fire, Communications, Tools and Nozzles, Fire Streams/Water Sources, Command/Tactics (Recon/Attack/Accountability), Search and Rescue, Ventilation, Ladders, Overhaul/Fire Watch, Pre-Fire Planning, Fire Extinguishers, Foam, Flammable Liquids/Gas, Tools and Equipment, and Exterior Fire Extinguishing Evolutions.  



Member of the organization that is joining the Fire Brigade for Exterior Firefighting in the hot zone.

This course is part of the following Programs

  • fire fighting
  • industry


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact SEAN BURKE

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

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Champaign, IL 61820
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Phone: (217) 333-8925
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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