Firefighter Survival And Rescue

Instructional Hours: 18.00

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities to reduce the risk of death or injury by addressing concerns when operating at structural fires. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to recognize and analyze dangerous conditions and learn how to keep themselves out of trouble, perform self-rescue when they find themselves in trouble, and provide rescue for other firefighters in trouble.

Course Description: Major topics covered in this course include firefighter safety, regulations and standards, survival and rescue mindset, rapid intervention teams, 2-in/2-out, drags and carries, ladder usage, self-rescue, wall breach, disentanglement, and large-area search. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion and team-focused practical exercises.

Successful Completion: Students must attend all class sessions and complete required classroom activities.


MFRI Firefighter I (FIRE 101), or MFSPQB, NBFSPQ, or IFSAC Firefighter I certification.

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Instructional Hours: 18.00
Requires Medical Clearance  -  Medical Clearance Required Before Course Start
Start Date: 10-22-2020
End Date: 10-30-2020
First Class Time: 18:30 - 21:30
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
Registration Open: 06-22-2020
Registration Close: 10-02-2020
Hagerstown Fire Department Training Center More →

Course runs Th/Fr/Sa/Su and Saturday / Sunday sessions begin at 0830 hours and end at 1530 hours.

Start Date: 10-23-2020
End Date: 10-25-2020
First Class Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Registration Open: 06-16-2020
Registration Close: 10-02-2020
MFRI Upper Eastern Shore Regional Training Center More →