2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
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2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FST-201 Firefighter 2

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: Lec 3 Lab 2 Practicum 0
This course is based on the National Fire Protection Association 1001, Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications, current edition. The performance requirements & practical skills necessary to perform the duties of a firefighter are thoroughly covered. Topics include fire service orientation, firefighter safety, communications, building construction, scene lighting, extrication, hoses, ladders, ventilation, ventilation, fire control, water supply, water streams, cause and origin, fire & life safety initiatives. Individual successfully completing this course and meeting the requirements of the Missouri Division of Fire Safety will be eligible for certification as Firefighter by the Division of Fire Safety. Prerequisite(s): Permission of Program Director/Instructor required.