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Fire Department Connections: Start to Finish
Credit Hours: 1 Viewing Format(s): Interactive Fee: $25.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Faculty: David T. Phelan

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This program will give firefighters a better understanding of how to utilize the Fire Department Connection, or FDC, found on various types of buildings. FDCs are often associated with standpipes and sprinklers in structures too tall for standard attack hoselines deployed from the engine. However, they are also found in many communities for use in supporting sprinkler systems in a wide variety of building types. As a result it is important that firefighters understand the role FDCs play in fire suppression operations.

The content for this program was developed by David T. Phelan. David has served with Bergenfield NJ Fire Department for 18 years. He is a certified Fire Officer I, as well as a licensed fire protection and construction official who has worked extensively with various public agencies. As an instructor, David has developed several programs relating to fire protection systems, and teaches fire protection licensing programs at the college level.”

Tactical Decision Making
Credit Hours: 4 Viewing Format(s): Interactive Fee: $25.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Faculty: Steve Chikerotis

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Examine case studies and lessons learned from the chief’s personal experiences in almost 30 years of crawling down hallways on the Chicago (IL) Fire Department. Each incident is brought to life through exciting pictures and video. Each story reinforces a powerful lesson learned, including risk management, reading smoke, building construction and collapse, fireground tactics, flashover, communications and accountability, commanding the Mayday, and RIT rescue. This course is geared to the seasoned veteran as well as the new recruit. The goal is to prevent firefighter deaths through safer and more effective fireground tactics.

The Company Officers Role in Safety and Survival
Credit Hours: 4 Viewing Format(s): Interactive Fee: $25.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Faculty: Forest Reeder

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This course will take a look at some of the most hazardous areas of fireground operations and identify what the company officer should be looking for to keep the crews safe.  Students will also be encouraged to rethink some typical tactical assignments when presented with hazardous fire and building conditions. You will be challenged to identify what the officer should be looking for and monitoring during operations. This program supports the 16 Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives by advocating better risk management and empowering the fire service membership to stop repeating history.

Wood-Frame Construction, Principles, and Hazards
Credit Hours: 4 Viewing Format(s): Interactive Fee: $25.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Faculty: Paul T. Dansbach

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The focus is on safe fire operations in all wood-frame structures. Methods of construction and potential for fire spread and collapse of the four types of wood-frame construction are discussed. Case studies are used to demonstrate collapse potential. Also, a look at occupancy types where wood-frame construction is commonly found and ways to identify the type of wood-frame construction in existing structures.