Incident Command for Highrise Operations F0321

Delivery type 2-Day Off-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one semester hour in fire science or fire administration.
CEU’s 1.6
Student pre-course materials and course syllabus PDF 97.7KB,

Training Specialist

Robert Bennett

Upcoming offerings

September 13 - 14, 2016 | September 13 - 14, 2016 | October 12 - 13, 2016 | View more

Course description

This two-day course is designed to assist emergency response officers who have responsibility for managing highrise incidents. This includes organizing resources, developing strategies, and managing tactical operations to protect life and to minimize damage during an incident. Students attending should have:

• Working knowledge of basic Incident Command System organization.

• Working knowledge of strategy and tactics for structural firefighting.

• Knowledge of building construction.

• Understanding of the type of building systems existing in highrise buildings.

Selection criteria

Anyone who would serve as a Company Officer/chief officer in communities that have highrise buildings.



Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
September 13 - 14, 2016 Cancelled Des Moines, Iowa

Randal Novak
Bureau Chief
Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau
(888) 469-2374

James Kenkel
Special Programs Coordinator
Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau
(888) 469-2374

Todd Francisco
Assistant Chief - Training
Des Moines Fire Department
(515) 283-4768

Course coordination plan
September 13 - 14, 2016 West Des Moines, Iowa

Jim Kenkel
Program Coordinator
Fire Service Training Bureau
(515) 222-3432

Jerry Eslick
Chief of Training
West Des Moines Fire Department
(515) 222-3432

Course coordination plan
October 12 - 13, 2016 Jackpot, Nevada

Tom Martinez
Training Officer II
Nevada State Fire Marshal Division
(775) 684-7529

Dennis Pinkerton
Bureau Chief
Nevada State Fire Marshal Division
(775) 684-7520

Brian Hugill
Fire Chief
Jackpot Fire Department
(775) 775-2449

Course coordination plan
March 6 - 7, 2017 Newton, Kansas

Russell Greene
Program Manager
Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute
(785) 864-1073

Glenn Pribbenow
Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute
(785) 864-9199

Scott Metzler
Deputy Chief
Newton Fire/EMS
(316) 284-6061

Course coordination plan
Post-course requirements None