Acting Officer in Charge
Course Hours: 32.0 Hours
This is a 32 hour course for the firefighter who is ready to take on the responsibility and training necessary to become a Fire Company Officer, or is already a Company Officer with a desire to be professionally challenged. The student will be asked to demonstrate basic operational functions to include incident size-up and risk management at the lowest level. The benefit of the training is that it gives students an understanding of the operational requirements of the line supervisor/company officer. Fire Department and EMS Fusion, Firefighter Safety and Readiness, Smoke Dynamics, and Building Construction considerations are just a few of the items discussed in the course delivery.
NIMS 100, 200
Who Should Attend
Newly appointed Company Officers, those individuals that are under consideration for promotion to Company Officer, or those individuals assuming the responsibility of the Company Officer.
Students will be required to bring a copy of IFSTA Fire and Emergency Services Company Officer (5th Edition). Students are asked to read the following information before coming to the course: Chapter 5, pages 129-136 Chapter 7, pages 171-185 Chapter 9: pages 220-223
|Start Date||End Date||Location (Hover for more information)||Time||Course Number||Status|
|09/30/2019||10/03/2019||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||FFAA19571||Register|
|01/21/2020||01/24/2020||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|
|04/13/2020||04/16/2020||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|
|07/27/2020||07/30/2020||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|
|09/15/2020||09/18/2020||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|