FIRE 141   Firefighter II* (3 Hours)

Prerequisites : Department approval.

Corequisites: FIRE 111 and FIRE 131.

This course builds on the concepts and skills presented in FIRE 131 Firefighter I course. Students will have the opportunity to expand their understanding of fire ground operations and prevention activities reinforced by realistic exercises in various fire ground operations including: extrication, rescues, water supplies, suppression of combustible materials, emergency communications and responsibilities of the firefighter. A life safety inspection project on commercial and residential properties is an integral component of this course. The students receive a solid foundation of classroom and hands-on training to prepare them for the Firefighter II certification through Kansas Fire and Rescue Training Institute.