ASP141 – 36.00 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 to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

The Strategy & Tactics Unique to Firefighting course is designed for the first arriving officers at
the scene of a fire or other emergency incident.  The course intent is to develop a STREET SMART FIRE OFFICER. Whether a newly appointed volunteer
officer or the career firefighter seeking to become a company officer, this
course can help the student become a more confident officer. 
Students will receive a certificate that can be applied to SFFMA Master Level
or utilized as Continuing Ed for TCFP Firefighting Certification.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Level 1 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.


  • Introduction
  • The Functional Fire Company Officer
  • Command and Control
  • Wildland Part 1 and 2 and Scenarios
  • Traffic Incident Management
  • The Are of Reading Smoke
  • Building Construction
  • Fire Dynamics
  • The First 15 Minutes of an Incident
  • Structural Firefighting Principles and Practices
  • Structural Scenarios
  • Current Events
  • Equipment
  • Technology

Suggested Audience

All Emergency Response personnel, including officers, those seeking to become officers, fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel.

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)
  • State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)

Other Information

Registration Requirements

Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order (including H.B. 2604 voucher) please place the number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO or voucher within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.

Late Registration

The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.

As a detective, this course has given me more confidence on Latent print processing and photographing which I believe will help me solve more cases.

— Forensic Technician
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