XTN106 – 8.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

This course is designed to increase firefighter
effectiveness and safety by providing a framework for educating and training
firefighters about the current fire dynamics research. This course will
demonstrate how the knowledge of fire dynamics can be directly translated into
strategic fire ground decision-making, and into highly applicable, usable,
real-life fire ground tactics and tasks. The course has hands on activities, as
well as, a small scale live burn simulation of a structure fire.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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.

Topics

  • Study of how fires start
  • Spread and Development of fire
  • Fire Dynamics
  • Fire chemistry
  • Fire science
  • Material science
  • Heat transfer interaction
  • Factors the influence fire behavior

Suggested Audience

All
emergency and crisis response personnel

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

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

Contact Information

Emergency Services Training Institute
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Toll-Free: (866) 878-8900
Email: esti@teex.tamu.edu

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