A large number of emergency service personnel and civilians are injured and killed each year as a direct result of inappropriate driving of emergency vehicles.
Participants in this course will have the opportunity to gain and/or verify a broad range of competencies associated with emergency vehicle driving through classroom discussion and driving simulator time. These competencies include basic understanding of emergency vehicle operations, as well as the skills necessary for practical application.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements.
TopicsDefining the Problem+Changing Attitudes+Components of an Emergency Response Safety Program+Administrative and Operational Guidelines+Hands-on driving (Simulator)
All emergency personnel who may be responsible for driving fire service emergency vehicles.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTexas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)
To request this class in your jurisdiction or department, please use the Emergency Services Training Institute (ESTI) Extension Course Request Form.
To request admission to an already-scheduled course, call the contact person listed in this course schedule. This will allow the course host to provide appropriate numbers of student manuals.