Weekly Coffee - NCTC Fire Science - Lake Cities Chamber
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Weekly Coffee – NCTC Fire Science

October 2 @ 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM


Strider Floyd, Department Chair of Emergency Services, will give a presentation on NCTC’s Dual Credit Fire Science Program, highlighting Lake Dallas High School.  The Basic Fire Academy is designed to give the student a well-rounded education for a professional career in the fire service.

Following successful completion of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the desirable qualities of a basic firefighter that contribute to high professional and ethical standards.
  • Function effectively during high-stress situations. Such situations may include physical exertion, austere environments, victim extrication, basic or advanced life support patient treatments, victim rescue, and fire suppression.
  • Coordinate scene management during hazardous situations.
  • Establish rapport with first responders, agencies, patients, victims, and the public.
  • Concisely document through written and oral communications, events relative to the provision of emergency care, rescue and fire incidents.
  • Courses are taught through lecture, written assignments, skills demonstrations, and hands-on training. Clinical experiences and Internships are completed through local fire departments.

Details

Date:
October 2
Time:
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
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Venue

Corinth Public Safety/Firehouse
3501 FM 2181
Corinth, TX 76210 United States
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