At the conclusion of this course, you will be able to: 

  • Describe the basic principles of fire dynamics and the factors that influence fire spread and fire behavior in multi-family residential structures. 
  • Describe the impact of coordinated ventilation and suppression tactics on fire dynamics, firefighter safety, and occupant survival on the multi-family residential fireground.

Course Lessons

  • Introduction 0:10
  • Background Information 0:14
  • Experiment Overview 0:32
  • Tactical Considerations 0:53
  • Summary and Final Assessment 0:24

Applicable NFPA Standards

NFPA 1001 (2019): 4.3.10, 4.3.11, 4.3.12, 5.3.2