FF117 Flammable Gas Firefighting Tactics (LP Gas)

Overview

This course is designed to familiarize the student with the specialized strategy and tactics required to safely handle flammable gas emergencies.

Key areas of the course include flammable gas characteristics and hazards, strategy & tactics for fire and non-fire events, fire attack, and "live" firefighting scenarios.

Course Code

FF117

Length

8 Hours

Fees

  • $60.00 (For members of a recognized Fire Department)
  • Please contact TFACA for non-member and/or group pricing.

Pre-Requisites

Basic Firefighting & Firefighter I Live Burn

Restrictions

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Certification

None

Maximum Class Size

24

Required Student Materials

  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Highlighter
  • NFPA Compliant Structural Firefighting Protective Clothing
  • NFPA Compliant SCBA

References

None

Course Objectives

  • Student will be able to describe how foam suppresses fire.
  • Student will have a knowledge of categories of Class B foam.
  • Student will describe how foam proportioner equipment works with foam concentrate to produce foam.
  • Student will be able to describe how foam is applied to flammable liquids.

Other Notes

None

Register

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