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Safety Program Operations O0154

Please Note: This course is scheduled and delivered through your State's Fire Training Agency. Please contact your State Fire Training Agency for more information.
Curriculum: Responder Health and Safety
Training Specialist

George Morgan
301-447-1407

Delivery type
6-day off-campus
Continuing education units
0.0
ACE recommendation
There is not an American Council on Education credit recommendation for this course.

This six-day course provides knowledge and practice in the context of current issues to develop strategies of risk management associated with the provision of firefighting and Emergency Medical Services to reduce firefighter fatalities and injuries.

With a focus on using the risk management model in the health and safety aspects of emergency services operations, current regulations, standards, policies and responsibilities for program management, day-to-day operations, and incident safety will be addressed.


Selection criteria

Recommended:  Company-level officers, chief officers, and supervisors who have department-level health and safety responsibilities (such as program planning and implementation) and who may serve as an Incident Safety Officer or department Health and Safety Officer.

Prerequisites

Recommended:

  • Incident Command System (ICS)-100-level and ICS-200-level training. Preferred courses are Q0462 and Q0463, available through NFA Online.
  • “Incident Safety Officer” (F/W0729) and “Health and Safety Program Manager” (F/W0722).

Post-course requirements

None