FIRES110 - Intermediate Fire Service
During this lesson, students identify how common building materials and construction methods are impacted by fire, how to force entry into a structure or structural components, how to apply loss control knowledge and practices, and how to properly select, use, and correctly maintain portable fire extinguishers
Prerequisites: FIRES105, FIRES107, FIRES108, FIRES109
Distribution: Career Training
Offered: Fall, Spring
- Describe the impact of fire on common building materials.
- Explain the basic principles of forcible entry.
- Explain the considerations taken when selecting and using portable fire extinguishers.
- Explain the philosophy of loss control and salvage procedures.