Aug 24, 2019  
2019-20 Catalog 
    
2019-20 Catalog

FIRE 140 - Basic Structural Firefighting


Part of the industrial firefighting curriculum designed specifically for those firefighters involved in industrial emergency response. Emphasis is placed on hose handling skills, forcible entry, search and rescue techniques, ventilation, self-contained breathing apparatus, stream development and extinguishments principles. This course is repeatable three times. The amount of credit awarded shall be 0.5 credit hours each time the student successfully completes the course. The total number of credits that will apply as elective credit shall be two credits. Prerequisite(s): Must be a member of an industrial fire brigade.
(PCS 1.2, 0.5 credit hours - 0.5 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)