This course is designed for company officers who want to learn how to conduct a risk assessment of their service area. This will lead you to develop an action plan with effective intervention strategies and activities targeting a specific risk. You will learn the steps to follow to do risk reduction in an organized and planned process to keep you on track at the station level.
This course is open not only to company officers but firefighters, paramedics, fire and life educators, and administrative personnel, as well as fire officers who want to learn about community risk reduction and how they can support the company officer in station based risk reduction.
Application - Please bring this filled out application with you to the first day of class.
Precourse Material - Complete Precourse Material prior to first day of class. Follow instructions in the precourse material packet.
Student Manual and Handout- Bring your own electronic device to view this student manual during the course. You are also welcome to print off a hard copy version and bring it with you. Hard copies will not be provided at the class.
For more course information, contact the organizers.
Deputy Chief of Fire Prevention Joe Bongiorno, Meridian Fire
Fire Service Technology Program Manager Dean Ellis