• Program: Fire Protection
  • Course: Emergency Response Operations
  • Course #: FRPT1240
  • Total Credits: 1

Course Description

This course is to supplement the material and skills learned in Firefighter I, Apparatus Operator and Hazardous Materials classes and give the student hands on experience by simulating the job in the field. This will give the student experience in working a fire department shift and an opportunity to exercise their skills and decision-making abilities through various controlled scenarios including different types of fires, fire alarms, vehicle accidents, rescues, hazardous materials release and other emergency calls.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Demonstrate the ability to work with other entities within the emergency response
Analyze various situations found in the field
Mitigate various emergencies

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 0
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  FRPT1100, FRPT1105 or Instructor approval
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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