This is not the NFPA Fire Officer course! The Fireground Company Officer is a 4-day course where we prepare students to become better officers on the fireground. Whether you are already an officer or aspiring to be an officer - this course will give you the knowledge and motivation to do the best and be the best for THEM. We will work on essential Fire Officer skills that are needed to survive on the fireground and the fire station. We will focus on decision making, avoiding failure, communication, training, practice, fire behavior, building construction, team building, engine company operations, truck company operations and fireground survival. With experience is urban, suburban and rural environments instructors will provide students with daily challenges and exercises that they can apply to everyday fireground operations in their own organizations. Students will be provided with various classroom materials the can take with them to pass on in their own organizations. Students should come prepared to engage in discussion and participate in activities to achieve full benefit from this course.
Students must have prior firefighting experience. Students should be Fire Company Officers or aspiring to be Fire Company Officers.