FST 2230 Principles of Fire & Emergency Services Safety & Survival
Introduces the basic principles and history related to the national firefighter life safety initiatives, focusing on the need for cultural and behavior change throughout the emergency services.
Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Fire Science Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes
- Identify the need for personal and organizational accountability for health and safety and related issues.
- Define how the concepts of risk management affect strategic and tactical decision-making.
- Define the role of local departments in national research, data collection systems and effective incident investigations.
- Define and describe the need for cultural and behavioral change within the emergency services.
Credit Hours: 3
Classroom Hours: 3