Fire Department Incident Safety Officer (Blended) - CP22152

Description

Hours: 40 | Prerequisites: Yes | Host requirements: None

This course is designed to prepare students to meet and exceed the specific job functions as identified in NFPA 1521, Standard for Fire Department Safety Officer. The course covers the fundamental coverage of job functions for successful handling of incidents involving hazardous materials, technical rescue, wildland fire, and other disasters along with the critical skills required to be a proficient Safety Officer, including the processes of reading smoke, anticipating risk, predicting building collapse, and improving firefighter rehabilitation. Successful completion will allow students to sit for Missouri Division of Fire Safety certifcation exam.

Prerequisites:

Host Agency: Jefferson County Fire & Rescue Training Academy

Cost: Free

To Register Contact: Bob Tucker at 314-280-2673

Note: This is a blended delivery course. Participants must complete the self-paced online instructional modules before in-person classes. Participants will then attend the in-person skills practical followed by state skills evaluations. This class requires a computer and internet access. Please bring an internet-capable laptop to class.

Sessions: (8:00 am - 5:00 pm)

  • 1/15/2022
  • 2/15/2022
  • 2/16/2022
  • 2/17/2022

Partners: Missouri Division of Fire Safety

Funding provided by the Division of Fire Safety (DFS) and the Missouri Fire Safety Education / Advisory Commission. State Funding sources include the DFS General Revenue (GR) Fire Training Fund and Fire Education Fund. 

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