2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Oct 20, 2019  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FST-106 Firefighter I and II


Credits: 6
Contact Hours: Lec 4 Lab 4
This course is based on the National Fire Protection Association 1001, “Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications,” current edition. The performance requirements and practical skills necessary to perform the duties of a firefighter are thoroughly covered. Topics include fire service orientation, safety, fire behavior, selfcontained breathing apparatus, ropes, hoses, ladders, rescue, ventilation, salvage, overhaul, portable fire extinguishers, emergency medical care, fire control, water supply and fire prevention. Individuals successfully completing this course and meeting the requirements of Missouri Division of Fire Safety will be eligible for certification as Firefighter I and II by the Division of Safety. Prerequisite(s): Grade of “C” or better in FST 105  and FST 120 .   Corequisite(s): FST 120  can be taken concurrently.