ERIC Number: ED391905
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Incipient I Fire Brigade Training & Certification.
Anoka-Hennepin Technical Coll., Minneapolis, MN.
This document contains course materials for the minimum general and Koch-specific requirements for the fire suppression training and education portion of the integrated industrial emergency response team training program. The various levels of performance were developed with the National Fire standard 600, Private Fire Brigades. The training is designed to provide students with the minimum education and training to allow them to do the following tasks: perform safely either offensive or defensive fire suppression duties; use portable fire extinguishers from outside the hot zone; and attach or control incipient fires at a specific site. The 12 sections cover the following topics: duties and responsibilities; chemistry and behavior of a fire; hazards; fire safety concepts; extinguishing agents; portable fire extinguishers; safety; fire attack techniques; automatic fire detection; automatic sprinkler protection; fire protection water supplies; and special extinguishing systems. Each section contains objectives, references, and test questions. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Anoka-Hennepin Technical Coll., Minneapolis, MN.