Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
NNFA-0043
Organization Course Number:
R/N0297
Location:
Classroom-based
Length:
6 days (69 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Upper-Division Baccalaureate 3 fire science
Description

Objective:

The course objective is to focus on the command officer's responsibility while conducting major operations involving multi-alarm units. Emphasis is placed on rapid fire-ground decision-making, advanced incident command, command and control, safety, personnel accountability, and communications.

Learning Outcomes:

  • recognize critical cues specific to various types of complex emergency incidents
  • utilize the proper command and control procedures necessary to bring these incidents to a closure

General Course Topics:

  • Incident command system review
  • Decision-making review
  • Walk-through simulations
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Case Studies
  • Discussion
  • Learner Presentations
  • Lectures
  • Practical Exercises

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations
  • Performance Rubrics (Checklists)
  • Quizzes

Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials