Truck Company Operations

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Description

This course is aimed at firefighters who are assigned to a truck company or an engine company, and are expected to perform truck company functions at a fire scene.

Truck Company Operations does not focus on the appropriate use of a tower truck apparatus. Instead, it provides education and hands on training in the functions normally performed by a truck company crew. Topics covered are:

• Ventilation practices
• Forcible entry functions
• Search tactics
• Building construction
• Ground ladder placement
• Use of various power tools
• RIT concepts

Students are required to provide their own personal protective equipment, including bunker gear, Nomex hood, gloves, eye protection, and steel-toed boots


Course Sections

Course: CFT 7004-00
Term: 1819
Section Number: 1
Schedule Number: 22006
Instructor(s): Staff
Location: Fire Rescue Institute (FRI)
Dates: Oct. 22 - 26, 2018 (Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
Units: 4.0 CEUs
Contact Hours: 40 Contact Hours
Required Fees
   Course Fee O/E $680.00
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