Alamo Area F.O.O.L.S.

ARE132 – 8.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

Courses vary from year to year. The Alamo Area F.O.O.L.S. provide realistic hands on fire training to better assist firefighters to operate safely on the fire ground.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Course Attire

  • Depending on the training course specific PPE may be required

Participant Must Provide

  • A photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.

Attendance Requirements

This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements.

Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  • Maximize efficiency and impact on the fireground
  • Decisions and actions during initial fireground operations
  • Methodologies of extinguishment
  • Forcible exiting situations
  • Engine placement on scene
  • SCBA – Intense practical drills
  • Basic Irons/Forcible entry
  • Patient entrapment and entanglement situations
  • Command/Leadership
  • Firefighter Cancer Awareness
  • The topics above are examples of previous training topics

Suggested Audience

All emergency and crisis response personnel

Other Information

The class offerings differ from year to year. Please refer to the flyer posted on for scheduled dates and class offerings. (Note: This area school may yet to be scheduled therefore a flyer may not yet be posted.)

Contact Information

Emergency Services Training Institute
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Toll-Free: (866) 878-8900
Email: [email protected]