Incident Command for Highrise Operations (F0321)

Training Specialist

Robert Bennett
robertj.bennett@fema.dhs.gov
301-447-1483

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Curriculum: Incident Management

This 2-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 a* working knowledge of basic Incident Command System organization;* working knowledge of strategy and tactics for structural firefighting;* knowledge of building construction; and* 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.
Delivery Type 2-Day Off-Campus
Prerequisites None.
ACE Recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in fire tactics and strategy.
CEU's 1.6
Post-Course Requirements None.
Student Pre-Course Materials None.
NFPA Standards None.
Student Comments

Course Schedule Information

Dates Availability Location Contact(s)
October 6 - 7, 2014 St. Louis, Missouri

Kevin Zumwalt
Associate Director
MU Fire and Rescue Training Institute
(573) 882-0892
zumwaltk@missouri.edu

Course Coordination Plan
October 18 - 19, 2014 Omaha, Nebraska

Charles H. Hoffman
Manager
Nebraska Fire Marshal Training Division
(308) 385-6892
chuck.hoffman@nebraska.gov

Melissa Bennett
Staff Assistant
Nebraska Fire Marshal Training Division
(308) 385-6892
melissa.bennett@nebraska.gov

Joe Salcedo
Training Academy Chief
Omaha Fire Department
(402) 444-4645
jsalcedo@ci.omaha.ne.us

Course Coordination Plan
November 3 - 4, 2014 Washington , District of Columbia

Charles Stewart
Captain
DC Fire and EMS Department
(202) 673-3251
charles.stewart@dc.gov

Michael Knight
Battalion Fire Chief
DC Fire and EMS Department
(202) 673-6601
michael.knight@dc.gov

Course Coordination Plan
January 13 - 14, 2015 Kansas City, Missouri

Kevin Zumwalt
Associate Director
MU Fire and Rescue Training Institute
(573) 882-0892
zumwaltk@missouri.edu

Course Coordination Plan
March 21 - 22, 2015 Newport News, Virginia

Donald E. Hansen
Branch Chief Training and Technical Services
Virginia Department of Fire Programs
(804) 249-1986
don.hansen@vdfp.virginia.gov

Robert Craft
Assistant Fire Chief
Newport News Fire Department
(757) 969-1800
rcraft@nngov.com

Course Coordination Plan