Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

FIR-140 Firefighter I - Unit I (2.00)

Helps firefighters or potential firefighters prepare for Firefighter I Certification. Topics include basic firefighting tactics, fire behavior, safety, forcible entry, hose handling, ladders, protective clothing, SCBA Rescue and Ventilation. Completing Skills I does not meet all criteria for testing for FFI Certification. Attendance is mandatory at all sessions. Equivalent to the 24-hour Basic Attack Course. Credits: 2, Hours: (1/2/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B