Flashovers are some of the most dangerous situations for firefighters. At FRTI, firefighters are taught to recognize the signs and symptoms of rollovers and flashovers and to avoid backdrafts.
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Hours: 20 | Prerequisites: None | Students: 15–30 | Host requirements: None This course is intended for the new or less experienced Public Information Officer (PIO), or for those whose emergency management responsibilities include public ...
Hours: 16 | Prerequisites: None | Students: 15–30 | Host requirements: None This course will provide skills to citizens in your community to perform essential lifesaving functions while waiting for the professional responders to arrive following a ...
Hours: 16 | Prerequisites: None | Students: 15–30 | Host requirements: None The American Red Cross and its' local chapters provide mass care services to local disaster volunteers. These services include; opening and closing shelters, mobile and ...
Hours: 4 | Prerequisites: None | Students: 15–30 | Host requirements: None This short workshop will introduce participants from faith-based organizations to the principles of business contingency & continuity of operations planning. In addition, ...
Publication date: Jan. 1, 2007
The first edition of the Emergency Management Handbook provides a framework on which emergency services can build a strong foundation for disaster and emergency management and homeland security in the 21st century. It addresses the requirements of ...
Nurses in the Trenches with First Responders
March 5, 2021 - May 9, 2021
Nurses in the Trenches with First Responders First responders such as police officers, fire fighters, paramedics, and emergency medical technicians perform very different jobs, but their work interfaces with the work of licensed nurses in emergency ...
Emergency Services Leadership
Nov. 19, 2020 - Feb. 1, 2021
The self-paced course is designed to prepare students to address the always-changing issues that leaders face within the fire service. Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to apply policies and procedures; recommend action for ...
Introduction to Emergency Management
Nov. 19, 2020 - Jan. 1, 2021
Introduction to Emergency Management for Fire Service will provide students with a solid education on basic definitions, concepts and systems utilized within the emergency management discipline. The course includes identification of hazards and ...
EMT Entrance Exam
Complete the EMS Education Application FIRST before. If accepted, you will receive an email with further instructions and a discount code for this exam This EMT entrance exam will test your abilities in 4 areas. Testing areas include math, medical ...