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DETAILS FOR COURSE # 290
STRUCTURAL FIREFIGHTING PRACTICES

Note This is a 'Priority Selection' course which is NOT first come first serve. The coordinator will make a selection and a letter will be sent to you stating whether or not you have been accepted.

Course ID: 290
Total Number of Course Hours: 7

DISTRICT DELIVERY: NO

COURSE FEE: NO

Course Description:
This course is designed to provide firefighters with hands-on practice in basic live firefighting skills. Utilizing a specially built live fire training structure, the firefighter will perform both direct and indirect methods of attack. Nozzle theory will be discussed and demonstrated and the student will be introduced to methods of hose handling as well. Fireground safety procedures are detailed and followed throughout the session. Students are required to bring a full set of NFPA Standard compliant protective clothing to the session. All students who attend this program must have previously completed minimum training as required by the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy's Live Burn Policy. Applications must be received one month prior to start date of class for admission consideration.

1 Section(s) found for this course:

Section ID Section Status Section Location Section Starts Section Meets Fee Register
200-007-290-2017-FA-A SCHEDULED MFA-Stow-Rm 119, One State Rd -
Stow, Middlesex County
10/06/2017 at 08:00 10/6 NONE Print Form