Rapid Interventions Crew: Awareness
3 Hours – Lecture
Rapid Intervention Crew Awareness is a 3 hour lecture based program providing the foundation for firefighter rescue operations. The program is based on the NFPA 1407 Standard on Rapid Intervention Crew. Students will discuss reasons for firefighter fatalities, laws requiring RIC, and what it takes to assemble an effective firefighter rescue team. Emphasis and focus will be placed on proactive tasks and the RIC size-up.