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ISO Training Information

ALL CREW MEMBERS NEED:

 
6 - 3 hour drills/year (18 hours)
  • Company drills must be oriented to structure fire topics/tasks

  • Are supposed to be physically demanding

  • Cannot be logged simultaneously with other categories (20-hr, driver training etc…)

  • If you have met your 6 3-hour company drills/year, further 3-hour drills should be used to fulfill the 16-hr category.

16 hours of firefighting training/month (company training)
  • This training is separate from the 3 hour drills, officer, driver/operator, and hazardous materials training.  Company training cannot be logged with other training.

  • Individual or company training that is performed on duty and frequently at the station.

  • Usually classroom type instruction but drills other than required 3-hour drills may count.

  • Examples include:

    • Simulator work

    • Post incident analysis

    • Pre-fire planning (OP07)

    • Building familiarization

    • Area familiarization: Captain and firefighter use area familiarization code (OP26) and engineer uses (TP04)

 

60 hour training/year for New Driver/Operator
  • This category is only for the firefighter

  • Do not use this training simultaneously with other training categories

  • Examples include:

    • Firefighters preparing for an engineer test

    • Pumping drill

    • Driving

    • Operating aerial platform equipment

    • MCS drills if drilling in the Engineer position

    • Pump theory / Hydraulics

    • Probationary packet material

    • Weekly truck checks for the time to complete (TP03)

    • Review of State or Federal driving laws and safety

  

12 hour continuing education Officer training/year
  • Do not use this training simultaneously with other training categories.

  • For officers only

  • Examples include:

    • Leadership training

    • Management

    • Executive skills

    • Probationary packet

    • Tactics and Strategy

    • ICS

    • Supervisor Meetings

    • Acting Battalion Chief

 

12 hour continuing education Driver/Operator Training
  • This training is for the existing Engineer only

  • Do not use this training simultaneously with other training categories

  • Examples include:

    • Pumping drill

    • Driving

    • Operating aerial platform equipment

    • MCS drills

    • Pump theory / Hydraulics

    • Probationary packet material

    • Weekly truck checks for the time to complete (TP03)

    • Review of State or Federal driving laws and safety

 

6 hour Hazardous Materials training/year​
  • Do not use this training simultaneously with other training categories

  • Anything associated with hazardous material incident control (could be confined space)

  • Examples include:

    • Haz-Mat ICS organization

    • Radioactivity training

    • Operations / technician information

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