XFD004 – 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.
This is the lesson covering building construction. This lesson describes building construction classifications, including types of factory-built homes. The lesson also covers floors, ceilings, walls, basements, stairs, roofs, doors, and windows.
(Note: Skills portion may or may not be included in this course please contact the host agency for details)
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Level 4 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual. PPE, including reflective safety vest for the skills portion of the class.
To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.
Essentials of Fire Fighting, Seventh Edition recommended.
- After completing this lesson, the student shall be able to understand how building construction features and materials will contribute to fire spread as well as how heat affects structural components and materials.
All emergency and crisis response personnel.
Continuing Education And Professional Credits
- State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)
- Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)