Regional Fire Schools - June 2017

The Emery County Regional Fire School will be held June 2-3.

Please read full class descriptions before registering.

Live Fire Evolutions

  • Dates: Same class offered three times
      • Friday, June 2, 1800-2200
      • Saturday, June 3, 0800-1200
      • Saturday, June 3, 1300-1700
  • Location:  Huntington Ball Complex - 650 N. 200 W.
  • Class Limit:  12 participants
  • Prerequisites:  None

Demonstration and performance of interior structural fire attack operations, incident command, personnel accountability, fire behavior, attack strategies, forcible entry, and fire stream management. This course includes participation in evolution based live fire exercises. Satisfies the class A interior and class B exterior fire control training requirements for Firefighter I certification.

  • Special Instructions: Students must bring full firefighter PPE (turn out pants, coat, NFPA structural firefighting boots, gloves, nomex hood) including SCBA and firefighting helmet.  Students must be able to obtain a proper seal with the SCBA face piece. It is recommended by UFRA that all male students be clean shaven before attending this class. Students must be in good physical condition and capable of working in a high stress survival training environment.

Forcible Entry

  • Dates:  Same class offered three times
    • Friday, June 2, 1800-2200
    • Saturday, June 3, 0800-1200
    • Saturday, June 3, 1300-1700
  • Location:   Huntington Ball Complex - 650 N. 200 W.
  • Class Limit:  12 students
  • Prerequisites:  None

This class will cover the majority of the Firefighter I practical skills for forcible entry. The class starts out in the classroom for the first hour followed by 3 hours of hands-on skills. The lecture will cover different types of doors, windows and gates. And the different techniques of gaining access through them. The lecture portion of the class is not meant to cover the Firefighter I written portion of the certification test in its entirety.

Objectives:

  • Explain the basic principles of forcible entry and egress
  • Understand the basic construction of doors, windows and gates
  • Demonstrate technics used to force entry through various types of doors, windows and gates
  • Identify safety considerations that need to be taken when forcing entry through doors, windows and gates.

Special Instructions: Participants must provide their own full firefighter PPE (turnout pants and coat, NFPA structural boots, gloves, protective eye wear) and firefighter helmet

  • Sharing of PPE will not be allowed.
  • UFRA will not supply any PPE and failure to bring it to the class venue will eliminate the student from the class.

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Forcible Entry training