Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
This is a State Board of Fire Services accredited course in I-Zone fire fighting and elements of the Incident Command System (ICS) for Company Fire Officers. This addresses the three elements of wild land fire behavior including fuel, weather and topography and fundamental elements of size-up as they relate to I-Zone firefighting. The duties and responsibilities of a Strike Team Company Officer and procedures for structure triage and protection are also addressed. This course is designed for firefighting personnel and other interested students who seek certification as a California State Certified "Fire Officer".
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921