Basic Firefighter

This course covers the necessary skills for basic firefighting operations. Designed for the individual who does not wish to achieve Fire Fighter I & II certification, the course includes a blend of lecture with the majority of class time focused on practical skills and competency. Topics include: orientation and communication, firefighter safety, fire behavior, breathing apparatus, ladders, hose and nozzles, water supply and pump operations, forcible entry and ventilation, salvage and overhaul, rescue and fire control.