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

  • Identify how isolation impacts firefighter and occupant survivability during various search and rescue operations.
  • Describe how timing of suppression relative to search and rescue impacts search and rescue operations and firefighter and occupant safety.
  • Explain how search and rescue operations may be influenced by differing occupant removal situations.

Course Lessons

  • Introduction 0:02
  • Fire Dynamics 0:18
  • Fire Science and Tactics 0:17
  • Tactical Considerations 0:44
  • Summary and Final Assessment 0:19

Applicable NFPA Standards

NFPA 1001 (2019): 4.3.9, 4.3.10, 4.3.11, 5.3.2