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FIRE-1240 - Fireground Survival & Rapid Intervention

Provides awareness of firefighter safety and survival during interior firefighting operations. Enables students to conduct self-rescue and work as a member of a rapid intervention team. Topics include firefighter survival needs, fire ground planning and coordination, SCBA emergencies, entanglement hazards, emergency escape maneuvers and rapid intervention team operations. Student certification as meeting the medical requirements of NFPA 1582 as determined by medical evaluation by a physician required prior to participation in physically demanding activities.
Academic Level
Undergraduate
Subject
FIRE-Fire Protection Tech
Department
Fire Protection Technology
Credits
3.5
Prerequisites
  • Take FIRE-1220
Corequisites
None