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FP130 Fire and Life Safety Educator I

Overview

This course is designed to provide the public educator with the knowledge and skills needed to successfully perform as a fire and life safety educator as addressed in NFPA 1035. For those who practice the multidiscipline profession of fire and life safety educator (including uniformed fire service personnel and other professionals), topics include fire behavior, community assessment, injury prevention and juvenile firesetting. The student will also develop presentation skills and learn how to formulate public education programs. At the end of this course, eligible students may take the Tennessee Commission on Firefighting Personnel and Standard Education certification exam for Fire and Life Safety Educator I.

Course Code

FP130

Length

40 Hours

Fees

  • $171 per student on campus
  • $2,000 flat rate off campus

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
  • Jones & Bartlett Fire & Life Safety Educator, Principles & Practice 2nd Ed

References

None

Course Objectives

  • Students shall be able to discuss general guidelines for planning successful presentations.
  • Students shall be able to describe what motivates people to learn and how they learn differently.
  • Students shall be able to discuss how to select training announcements that will attract attention to the safety message.

Other Notes

None

Register

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