The Ten Commandments of Size-Up 

  
The Ten Commandments of Size-Up

Format of Program: Class presented as lecture (on-line coming soon). No Hands On Program.

Program Length:  Didactic 4 Hours 30 Minutes    Prices: Contact us for pricing details

Program description:

Upon completion of this program the student shall be able to:

  • Construction Size-Up
  • The Classes of Construction
  • Class 1 Construction
  • Class 2 Construction
  • Class 3 Construction
  • Class 4 Construction
  • Class 5 Construction
  • Hybrid Construction
  • Favorable Characteristics for each of each class of construction
  • Unfavorable Characteristics for each class of construction
  • Collapse Concerns for each class of construction
  • Occupancy Classification
  • Occupancy Load and status
  • Occupancy Content
  • Occupancy/Construction associations  
  • Staffing
  • Response Compiment and Capabilities
  • Occupants
  • Bystanders
  • Firefighters
  • EMS
  • Law Enforcement
  • Public Works
  • EMD
  • Terrain Size-Up
  • Terrain Concerns
  • Buildings built on grade
  • General Accessibility
  • Water Supply Size-up
  • Water available
  • Water needed
  • Water delivery
  • Auxiliary Appliances and Aides
  • Street Conditions
  • Weather
  • Exposures
  • Area Size-Up
  • Location and Extent of the Fire
  • Time: Size-UP
  • Height of the structure
  • Special Considerations: Size Up