CARROL L. HERRING FIRE &

EMERGENCY TRAINING INSTITUTE

 
 

NFPA Standard:

1081, 2012, Chapter 6


Accredited:

    IFSAC: Yes

    NPQS: Yes


Prerequisites:

Hazardous Materials Awareness, IFBM - Incipient


Description:

A person at the Advanced Exterior Fire Brigade Member will have the skills and knowledge to: utilize a pre-incident plan to respond to an on site emergency and to interact with mutual aid, operate in personal protective equipment (PPE) and self contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), as a member of a team, attack an exterior fire, conduct a search and rescue operation, and overhaul a fire scene, function as part of a rapid intervention crew (RIC), gain entry into necessary areas during fire operations, operate master stream device, operate as a member of a team and extinguish a ignitable liquid fire and a flammable gas fire, operate as a member of a team and extinguish an exterior fire using special extinguishing agents, interpret alarm conditions for an alarm signaling system, activate a fixed fire suppression system, extinguish a Class C fire with a Class C agent and set-up and operate various ground ladders.


Requirements for Certification:

Candidates shall be at least 18 years of age

Complete a practical skills examination with a "Passing" score

Complete an 80 question written examination with a passing score of 70% or higher


Reference List:

NFPA 1081 Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, 2012 Edition

IFSTA Industrial Exterior and Structural Fire Brigades, 1st Edition, 1st Printing

Industrial Fire Brigade Principles and Practice, 2008, Jones and Bartlett Publishers


Click here to view the Skills Compentencies.


 

INDUSTRIAL FIRE BRIGADE MEMBER - ADVANCE EXTERIOR