FIRE 136 Fire and Emergency Management* (3 Hours)
Prerequisites: FIRE 110 or FIRE 120.
Managing resources is a part of every incident. The ability to manage these resources is crucial in safely and effectively mitigating the incident. Organizations must have a system in place prior to the incident, which will facilitate the management of resources. Federal legislation mandates organizations, which respond to hazardous materials incidents, use an incident management system. This course provides information about incident management systems, as well as pursues issues wherein it needs to be utilized. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course is typically taught in the spring semester.