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
Training Specialist

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

Upcoming offerings

May 18 - 19, 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.

Prerequisites

None

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
May 18 - 19, 2016 Lubbock, Texas

Michael Terry
Region 1 Coordinator
TEEX/ESTI
(979) 458-4603
michael.terry@teex.tamu.edu

Harvie Cheshire
Training Director
TEEX/ESTI
(979) 845-7642
harvie.cheshire@teex.tamu.edu

Steve Cook
Training Battalion Chief
Lubbock Fire Department
(806) 775-3447
scook@mylubbock.us

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

Randal Novak
Bureau Chief
Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau
(888) 469-2374
novak@dps.state.ia.us

James Kenkel
Special Programs Coordinator
Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau
(888) 469-2374
kenkel@dps.state.ia.us

Todd Francisco
Assistant Chief - Training
Des Moines Fire Department
(515) 283-4768
TAFrancisco@dmgov.org

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

Tom Martinez
Training Officer II
Nevada State Fire Marshal Division
(775) 684-7529
tmartinez@dps.state.nv.us

Dennis Pinkerton
Bureau Chief
Nevada State Fire Marshal Division
(775) 684-7520
dpinkerton@dps.state.nv.us

Brian Hugill
Fire Chief
Jackpot Fire Department
(775) 775-2449
jackpotfirefighter@yahoo.com

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

Russell Greene
Program Manager
Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute
(785) 864-1073
rtgreene@ku.edu

Glenn Pribbenow
Director
Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute
(785) 864-9199
gprib@ku.edu

Scott Metzler
Deputy Chief
Newton Fire/EMS
(316) 284-6061
scottmetzler@newtonfireems.com

Course coordination plan
Post-course requirements None
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