Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting

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Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement NFPA 1003 Testing available upon request


Two Day Basic Firefighting or SERT Competency Checklist;
Valid Driver’s License with Airbrake Endorsement;
Medical Clearance in accordance with MI Policy;
Valid SCBA Fit Testing NFPA 1003 Testing Pre-Requisites (as outlined by Fire and Emergency Services NL): Certification to NFPA 1001 Firefighter II; Certification to NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Operational Level

Course Description

To provide the student with basic knowledge to perform the duties of an entry-level fire fighter at an airport.

Course Outline

1.0   Qualifications for Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Personnel

2.0   Airport Familiarization

3.0   Aircraft Familiarization

4.0   Safety and Aircraft Hazards

5.0   Fire and Rescue Communications

6.0   Extinguishing Agents

7.0   Apparatus

8.0   Rescue Tools and Equipment

9.0   Driver/Operator

10.0 Aircraft Emergency Planning

11.0 Strategic and Tactical Operations

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Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.