Self Defense for Firefighter/EMT

Course Length: 8.0 Hours

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Who Should Attend: Firefighters, EMT's and other emergency personnel who respond to medical and other public assistance situations

Prerequisite: Fire service personnel must be trained to the level of Basic Firefighter as specified in Title 25 of the OCGA

Firefighter and Firefighter EMT's often encounter dangerous situations in reference to dealing with the public. This class is designed to recognize the warning signs of impending danger and basic techniques to de-escalate situations along with basic self-defense maneuvers.

Special Notes: Class has a physical component and students should dress accordingly.