Course Interest Form

FIRTC 66—Basic Wildland Fire —

Fri 6-10 p.m.; Sa-Su 8 a.m.-5 p.m.,
Room 2142
October 2, 2020, to December 20, 2020

This 223-hour BWF class will meet the minimum requirements to gain seasonal employment with CalFire. The BFW training includes Firefighter Safety, Wildland Fire Suppression, Structural Fire Suppression, Firefighter Survival, and communications.

FIRTC 84 — Low Angle Rope Rescue —

Fri 6-10 p.m.; Sa-Su 8-5 p.m.,
Room 2142
November 6-8, 2020

This course will equip the students with the techniques and methods for using rope, webbing, hardware, friction devices, and litters in low angle rescues. Areas covered include rope and related equipment, anchor systems, safety lines, stretcher lashing and rigging, mechanical advantage systems along with single line and two line rescue systems.

FIRTC 206 — HazMat FRO —

Fri 6-10 p.m.; Sa-Su 8-5 p.m.,
Room 2142
September 4-6, 2020

Designed primarily for First Responders who are at risk of exposure to toxic substances. Covers type, nature and physiological effects of hazardous materials. Designed to develop new First Responder’s attitudes towards health and safety and to increase safe behaviors in responding to hazardous material incidents.