Emergency Response Driving for Command and Service Vehicles

LET530 - 24.00 Hours

Description

In this course vehicle operators will become familiar with terminology and liability issues that relate to the operation of a motor vehicle in an emergency capacity. The course includes hands-on driving exercises that will enhance an individual's ability to operate a vehicle during an emergency situation. Participants will learn and demonstrate their individual vehicle control and performance limitations.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Driving Course #2046.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence at (800) 423-8433 or ilepse@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

In this course vehicle operators will become familiar with terminology and liability issues that relate to the operation of a motor vehicle in an emergency capacity. The course includes hands-on driving exercises that will enhance an individual's ability to operate a vehicle during an emergency situation. Participants will learn and demonstrate their individual vehicle control and performance limitations.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Driving Course #2046.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

  • Provide a suitable vehicle that will be used in an emergency driving situation. Maximum of two participants per vehicle.

Topics

Legal Aspects of Emergency Driving+Physical Forces and Vehicle Dynamics+Driving on Wet Surfaces+Performance Driving+Serpentine Driving+Controlled Braking+Evasive Lane Change+Obstacle Course+Backing

Suggested Audience

Emergency vehicle operators, firefighters, EMS, and other emergency services personnel

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)

Contact Information

Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

Related Courses

LET505+LET515+TAA510+TAA512Emergency Vehicle Operations+Emergency Vehicle Operations Instructor+Traffic Accident Avoidance+Off-Road Vehicle OperationsEmergency Vehicle Operations+Emergency Vehicle Operations Instructor+Traffic Accident Avoidance+Off-Road Vehicle OperationsEmergency Vehicle Operations+Emergency Vehicle Operations Instructor+Traffic Accident Avoidance+Off-Road Vehicle Operations

Payment Information

  • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
  • Purchase Order - Complete registration form and send to ilepse@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788
  • Check - Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX - LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842
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