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Hours: 16 | Prerequisites: None | Students: 15–30 | NFA: Yes | Host requirements: None Best Practices in Community Risk Reduction demonstrates to students nationally recognized principles that, when used appropriately, can lead to community risk ...
Hours: 2 | Prerequisites: None | Students: 15–30 | Host requirements: None The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires employers who provide portable fire extinguishers for employees in the workplace shall also provide an ...
News & articles
- Published: Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2023
COLUMBIA, Mo. – This summer, University of Missouri Extension’s Fire and Rescue Training Institute brought in 25 instructors for a train-the-trainer class on the institute’s new virtual reality system.Through a grant awarded by UM System ...
- Published: Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Roadway accidents and combine fires make harvest the most dangerous time of the year for those who work in America’s most dangerous occupation – farming, says University of Missouri Extension health and safety specialist Karen ...
- Published: Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019
MFA Incorporated representatives Craig Childs and Pam Hiller present checks to MU FRTI Director Kevin Zumwalt and staff.The University of Missouri Fire and Rescue Training Institute (MU FRTI) in partnership with MFA Incorporated and CoBank, recently ...
- Published: Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. – David E. Hedrick, director of the University of Missouri Fire and Rescue Training Institute (MU FRTI), has announced that he will be retiring in October 2017. Hedrick joined MU FRTI as director in 2007.Based on the MU campus, MU ...
Publication date: April 21, 2022
Reviewed by MU ExtensionProduced by the American Red CrossReproduced with permissionWhat kind of container?What should I put my family’s disaster supplies kit in? Disaster Supplies kits can be large or small depending on how many persons you ...
Publication date: May 1, 2020
Monte OlsonBallard Local Government SeriesAcknowledgmentsThe purpose of this manual is to help fire protection district officials understand and comply with the state’s requirements. It is, first and foremost, the work of the late John Ballard. ...
Publication date: Jan. 1, 2018
This curriculum is sold on a flash drive and includes:Instructor lesson outlinesStudent learning objectivesReview questionsChapter testsDigital presentationsProduct specificationsPublisher: International Fire Service Training Association (IFSTA)USB ...
Publication date: Jan. 1, 2018
This text is all new and meets the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) learning outcomes and lesson outlines for the associates course, Occupational Safety and Health for Emergency Responders.Fire and emergency responder safety is a ...
Publication date: Jan. 1, 2002
College of AgricultureCooperative Extension Service and Vocational Agriculture ServiceUniversity of IllinoisThis publication features 14 full-colored photos of common disease of corn to help you determine the cause of damage.The reverse side provides ...
Publication date: Oct. 1, 1993
David E. BakerDepartment of Agricultural EngineeringWith increased agricultural production, farmers are using more fertilizers and chemicals. This has caused new problems for firefighters due to the numerous types of chemicals used and the increase ...
CEU Company Officer Strategies and Tactics (CO24103)
Oct. 1, 2023 - Jan. 6, 2024
This course offers clear, systematic guidance on how to take control of the fire ground - even under the most adverse conditions. This course identifies best practices to safely and effectively manage fires in residential dwellings, commercial ...
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