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  Nov 23, 2017
 
 
    
2017/2018

Fire Science: Tactics and Strategy I


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(F40) Certificate

Tactics and Strategy I certification is designed for the Fire Officer who is responsible for commanding one to two companies at a fire or emergency scene. Subject areas contained within this certification are: company officer leadership, safety, pre-fire planning, fire behavior, building construction, firefighting tactics, engine and truck company operations, Rapid Intervention Team (RIT), officer, and tactical exercises. This certificate in addition to four others are required for the Office of the State Fire Marshall Officer I status.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Academic Advising, 815/835-6354;
Jeffrey Newbury, Assistant Professor of Fire Science, 815/835-6269.

Major Field Requirements


Total Hours Required for Certificate: 3


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