This course provides a comprehensive look at the skills and traits needed to successfully prepare for and manage a fire department incident. Using nationally accepted standards, the student will be able to understand and employ the techniques needed to be successful on the fireground. The student will also gain a valuable understanding for the use of NIMS (National Incident Management System), how it relates to incident management, as well as how to employ NIMS on the fireground.
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