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Fire Ground Support (EL22-ELFG) - Fall PSTC

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2022 Version of the PSFA - Fire Ground Support (EL22-ELFG). Course Goal: Upon successful completion an entry level firefighter shall be able to identify and utilize basic knowledge, skill, and abilities as they relate to fire ground operations. Course Description: This entry level course is designed to introduce new firefighters to fire ground operation including fire hose, water supply, hose operations, ropes and knots, Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA), building construction, and scene lighting. This is the second of four levels (courses) in the curriculum. Prerequisites: Introduction to the Fire Service (ELIS), Hazardous Materials Awareness (HMA). Minimum age: 14 years old at start of course. Required Referenced Text(s): Essentials of Fire Fighting, Seventh Edition by International Fire Service Training Association (IFSTA). Student Equipment & Supplies: Pen/Pencil, Notebook; Supported reference material and skill book (Must remain in possession of student until the end of all levels); helmet, gloves, turnout coat, turnout pants, boots, protective hood, and protective eyewear (safety glasses or goggles), and SCBA and spare cylinder required for all classes. Course is a PSFA CEU program. Total hours = 32, CEUs = 3.2

Class Details

6 Session(s)
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Tue, Thu.  
  Weekly - Sat, Sun.  

Location : Public Safety Training Center Location : 
  Public Safety Training Center.

Instructor : PSTC Instructor 

CEUs : 3.2



Please read:  Location: PSTC 65 Public Safety Drive Smithton, PA 15479 • Starts: Tuesday, September 17 at 6 p.m. • Tuesday & Thursday, September 17, 19, 24, 26, 6-10 p.m., & Saturday & Sunday, September 22 & 24, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.



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Registration Closes On
Tuesday, September 17, 2024 @ 2:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
9/17/2024 - 9/26/2024 Weekly - Tue, Thu 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM Smithton, Public Safety Training Center  Map PSTC Instructor  ClassRoom
9/21/2024 - 9/22/2024 Weekly - Sun, Sat 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM Smithton, Public Safety Training Center  Map PSTC Instructor  ClassRoom