Sep 27, 2020  
2019-20 College Catalog 
2019-20 College Catalog [ARCHIVED]

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FST 152 - Fire Fighter II Transition

The Firefighter II Transition Course is designed to transition the student from the Firefighter I level to the advanced level of Firefighter II.  Firefighter II knowledge, skills and abilities learned during the course build upon the Firefighter I concepts.  The students will participate in classroom instruction, incident report writing, flammable liquid live fires, fire ground command, evidence preservation, pre-incident survey, and equipment maintenance.  The course is the second level of standards-based certification available to firefighters in Ohio.  An Ohio Firefighter I Certification is required for admission to this course.

The Firefighter II Transition Course combined with the Ohio Firefighter I course or Ohio Firefighter I Transition Course meets “Firefighter II Course Objectives”.  Successful completion of the course is required to be eligible to sit for the state examination to be certified as the Firefighter II level.  

* NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Service Professional Qualifications, 2013 Edition, requires that a student must have completed the Medical Requirements of NFPA 1582, Standard on Comprehensive Occupational Medical Program for Fire Departments, PRIOR to admission into the course.

This course requires Department Chair Approval to enroll in this class.

Co-requisites:  NONE

Prerequisites:  Certification as a State of Ohio Fire Fighter I, Minimum of Heartsaver CPR/AED & First-Aid

Credits: 4(Lec: 3 Lab: 4)

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