May 16, 2022  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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FIRS 1507 - Firefighter Certification II


The study of basic principles and skill development in handling fire service hose and ladders. Topics include the distribution system of water supply, basic building construction and emergency service communication, procedures and equipment. The student will also learn the practice of ropes and knots, rescue procedures and techniques, and learn the Awareness and Operations levels of Hazardous Materials. One in a series of courses in basic preparation for a new firefighter. Should be taken in conjunction with Firefighter Certification I, III and IV to satisfy the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) curriculum for Basic Structural Fire Suppression, Course #100.

Hours (5 sem hrs; 3 lec, 6 lab)



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