Course Goals: necessary to operate on a fireground as a member of an engine company.
Description of Course: A discussion of fire behavior and spread in structures, methods
of calculating needed fire flow and organizing and equipping engine company is followed
by a series of “hands on” drills involving various engine company evolutions.
Prerequisites:MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE TO REGISTER FOR CLASS
Entry Level-Interior Fire Fighter (Mod #4) (ELIF); or Essentials of Fire Fighting (EBM); or Fire Fighter 1 (Copies of pre-requisite certificates must be sent in with registration.)
Lead Instructor: Travis Martin
Dates: July 20th, 27th, August 3rd and 10th
Location: Classroom sessions will be held a the Berks County Fire Training Center, 895 Morgantown Road, Reading PA 19607 MAP IT
Course Cost:In-County: TBA – Out of County: TBA
Student Equipment/Supply Needs: Pen/pencil and notebook; Full structural protective clothing, S.C.B.A., Notebook suitable for field use.