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Incident Safety Officer S0729

This online-instructor led (live) course is presented live via ZOOM for two consecutive weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST (except as noted below). Students must have the technical capability to use ZOOM.
Curriculum: Responder Health and Safety
Training Specialist

George Morgan
301-447-1407

Delivery type
Online-virtual
Continuing education units
1.6
ACE recommendation
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one semester hour in occupational health and safety, fire science safety, or fire administration.

The following deliveries are held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST: 11/15-16/2021; 11/29-30/2021; 12/13-14/2021; 12/20-21/2021; 1/3-4/2022; 2/14-15/2022; 2/21-22/2022; 3/21-22/2022.

This 2-day course examines the Safety Officer's role at emergency responses. A specific focus on operations within an Incident Command System (ICS) as a Safety Officer is a main theme. Response to all-hazards types of situations will be emphasized.

This online-instructor led (live) delivery is presented live via ZOOM for two consecutive weekdays. Students must have the technical capability to use ZOOM.

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Upcoming offerings

September 20 - 21, 2021

September 27 - 28, 2021

November 15 - 16, 2021

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Student pre-course materials and course syllabus:

https://nfa.usfa.fema.gov/ax/pcm/BYOD_Instructions_0729.pdf PDF 186KB
Click the link above for instructions to download the student manual.

Selection criteria

Individuals who have a Safety Officer responsibility at emergency operation situations. Individuals attending this course should have a working knowledge of: 

  • ICS as taught by the National Fire Academy.
  • Building construction principles.
  • Hazardous materials management.
  • Applicable National Fire Protection Association guidelines.
  • Federal regulations.

Prerequisites

ICS 100 level and ICS 200 level training. Preferred courses are Q462 and Q463 available through NFA Online. Chief's signature attests that the applicant has completed required training.

Post-course requirements

None

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP Train-the-Trainer?
September 20 - 21, 2021 Full
September 27 - 28, 2021 Full
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