How to Read a Building (FIRE)

4 5

1 hr

How a structure is built and the materials that are used directly affect how a fire will grow and spread. Knowledge of construction methods and materials gives firefighters some advantage when sizing up a building, and preparing to attack a fire. In this course learn about types of building construction, evaluating a building during the size-up, and identifying various building constructions within the same structure.

• Describe various types of building construction
• Explain how to evaluate a building during your scene size-up
• Discuss how to identify various building constructions within the same structure

This Course Satisfies:

  • Maine EMS - Category 6 - Electives
  • NFPA - 1021 Fire Officer
  • NFPA - 1452 Dwelling Fire Safety Surveys
  • NFPA - 5000 Building Construction & Safety Code
  • ISO - Officer
  • New York FIRE - Fire Prevention
  • New York FIRE - OSHA - Fire Scene Safety
  • CentreLearn FIRE - Fire Course

$6.95

Single Course

1 year access

$70.00

Package

FIRE Professional (2 Years) (55 courses) 2 year access

$35.00

Package

FIRE Professional (55 courses) 1 year access