2 Units

Fire Technology 155 contains instruction in tactics, strategies, and scene management principles for hazardous materials incidents, emergency medical services (EMS) multi-casualty incidents, and wildland fire fighting incidents. This course also includes simulation time pertaining to the initial decision processes at a working incident. The course includes areas of discussion on the fi re officer; components of triage, fire behavior, fire ground resources, operations, and management. This course applies to California Fire Service Training and Education System certifications. Lecture 2 ½ hours.

Prerequisite: Fire Technology 154, or Incident Command Systems (ICS) 200, or employment in a fire related occupation.

Recommended preparation: Eligibility for English 120 or ESL 151.


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