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9121 Interior Structural Firefighting

Scope and Content: This course trains students to perform the necessary skills associated with interior firefighting. It consists of classroom presentations with emphasis on hands-on drills to reinforce necessary skills. Topics include protective equipment, in-depth use of SCBA, fire extinguishers, search and rescue, fire streams, interior fire attack principles, and live fire exercises that utilize the computerized propane-fueled burn building or class-A burn building at the Fire Academy .
Test: Written and practical skill evaluation
Skill/Training Level: OSHA 29 CFR 1 910.156
Length: 3 days of instruction and field exercises
Prerequisite: None
Student Enrollment: 15 minimum / 20 maximum
Course Fee: $362 - In-state, $396 - Out-of-state
(Includes lunch on training days, breakfast day two and three and double occupancy lodging accommodations for two nights.)


9123 Interior Structural Firefighting Annual Refresher

Scope and Content: This course refines student skills in interior structural firefighting. Topics include personal protective equipment and self-contained breathing apparatus, attack lines and fire streams, search and rescue, interior fire attack principles, and live fire drills.
Test: Skill evaluation
Skill/Training Level: OSHA 29 CFR 1910.156
Length: 1 day of field exercises
Prerequisite: Interior Structural Firefighter (9121 or equivalent) / SCBA Training
Student Enrollment: 15 minimum / 20 maximum
Course Fee: $145 - In-state, $174 - Out-of-state (includes lunch)


9180 Flammable Gas Firefighting

Scope and Content: This course provides skill development necessary to effectively deal with fires involving flammable gases. The program focuses on the physical and chemical properties of common flammable gases and the fire attack techniques. This one-day program includes classroom and hands-on live firefighting exercises on multiple props.
Test: Written test and practical skill evaluation
Length: 6 hours of instruction and field exercises
Prerequisite: SCBA Training

Student Enrollment: 15 minimum / 20 maximum
Course Fee: $226 - In-state, $249 - Out-of-state (Includes lunch)


9181 Flammable Liquids and Gas Firefighting

Scope and Content: This course provides the fundamental skills needed to deal with fires involving flammable liquids and gases. The program content includes physical and chemical properties of fuels, storage and uses, and fire attack techniques for these fuels, including foam application. Both classroom and hands-on exercises are included.
Test: Written test and practical skill evaluation

Length: 1 day of instruction and field exercises
Prerequisite: SCBA Training
Student Enrollment: 15 minimum / 20 maximum
Course Fee: $260 - In-state, $289 - Out-of-state (Includes lunch)


9182 Flammable Liquids Firefighting

Scope and Content: This course provides skill development necessary to effectively deal with fires involving flammable/combustible liquids. The program content focuses on the physical and chemical properties of fuels, storage and uses, and fire attack techniques, including foam application. This one-day program consists of classroom and hands-on live firefighting on multiple props to include the proper use of firefighting foam.
Test: Written test and practical skill evaluation required for successful completion.
Length: 6 hours of instruction and field exercises
Prerequisite: SCBA Training

Student Enrollment: 15 minimum / 20 maximum
Course Fee: $260 - In-state, $289 - Out-of-state (Includes lunch)

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