Vermont Exterior Support Firefighter Course Train the Trainer
The Vermont Fire Academy has developed a new course titled Entry Level Exterior Support Firefighter. This course was developed after receiving input from the Vermont Fire Service and is designed to assist local fire departments in establishing training programs for exterior support firefighters. This training package provides fire departments with the lesson plans, presentations, and skill drills necessary to conduct successful Exterior Support Firefighter Courses. This course offers you the flexibility to deliver the training at your department in a manner that fits your needs.
Location: Swanton Meeting Hall - 120 First Street, Swanton, VT
Date: August 11, 2019
Time: 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Registration Deadline: July 26, 2019
Participants will be introduced to the curriculum and gain an understanding of how to use the course materials. This Train-the-Trainer Session is intended for local firefighters, instructors, or training officers who are responsible for conducting local or regional training and possess basic firefighting knowledge and skills. All participants will receive the full curriculum package and course materials that can be used to conduct local course deliveries. Topics will include: History and Orientation, Communications, Personal Protective Equipment, Firefighter Safety, Fire Behavior, Ladders, Extinguishers, Tools, Hoses, Nozzles, Water Supply, and Building Construction.
There is no charge for this Train-the-Trainer Session but pre-registration is required by submitting a completed General Admission Application to the Vermont Fire Academy. General Admission Applications can be downloaded here. Participants are on their own for lunch.