FF211 Introduction to Strategy & Tactics

Overview

Safe and effective firefighting requires a complex thought process. It is not a simple matter of “how to.” Decisions depend on many factors, from the type of building, to the likelihood of occupancy, to the water supply. This strategy and tactics class prepares the fire officer to take command at structure fires, fully utilizing available resources in a safe and effective manner. The goal of this class is to present proven tactics and strategies used at structure fires so that the fire officer may take full advantage of proven techniques.

Course Code

FF211

Length

16 Hours

Fees

  • $51.00 (For members of a recognized Fire Department)
  • Please contact TFACA for non-member and/or group pricing.

Pre-Requisites

None

Restrictions

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Certification

None

Maximum Class Size

24

Required Student Materials

  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Highlighter

References

National Fire Protection (NFPA) 1021, Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications 2009 Edition

Course Objectives

  • Student will be able to describe how the fire officer prepares to take command at structure fires, fully utilizing available resources in a safe and effective manner.
  • Student will be able to describe how to utilize strategy and tactics to the best advantage at structure fires.

Other Notes

None

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