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MOD 3 – EXTERIOR FIRE FIGHTER (ELEF)

May 1, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Course #

21-ELEF-1

Lead Instructor(s)

Jeff Reinert / Carl Seltzer

Course Cost

  • In-County: $85
  • Out of County: $125

Course Goal

To introduce entry level firefighters to the basic knowledge, skills, and abilities as they relate to exterior fire ground operations.

Course Description

This course is designed to introduce new firefighters to exterior fire ground operations including ladders, forcible entry, fire behavior, fire extinguishers,SCBA, fire streams, hoseline advancement, and utility control. This is the third of four courses in the curriculum.

Prerequisites

  • Introduction to the Fire Service (ELIS)
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness (HMAJB)

Minimum Age Requirement

14 years as of first day of class.

Student Equipment / Supply Needs

  • Pen/Pencil
  • Notebook
  • Firefighter’s Handbook (must remain in possession of the student throughout the entire course)
  • Supported reference material and skill book (Must remain in possession of student at the end of the program)
  • Helmet, gloves, turnout coat, turnout pants, boots, protective hood, and protective eyewear (safety glasses or goggles)
  • 15′ ½”(12mm) Static Kernmantle Rope
  • SCBA (self contained breathing apparatus)

Details

Date:
May 1, 2021
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Berks County Fire Training Site
895 Morgantown Rd
Reading, PA 19607 United States
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Phone:
610-378-5509
Website:
http://www.berkscountyfiretraining.org