Illinois Fire Service Institute


Fires on the Farm Online : 1.00-16.00 Hours

Course Description

This class provides an overview of farm fires and brings together strategies, tactics, operations and water supply logistics. Today, rural fire departments can extinguish most farm fires. Emphasizing pre-planning, thinking "beyond your own back yard" and encouraging joint training and practice rural fires can have successful outcomes. The class covers response capabilities, strengths and weaknesses of the department, as well as considerations for farm fires in buildings, areas involving common farm chemicals, machinery, fields, and/or crops. Course Mechanics This is a self directed/ self paced course. Upon registration you will be given directions on how to access and complete the course. After completing the16 learning modules you will take a final quiz. After successfully passing the exam you will be able to print your certificate.

This course is part of the following Programs

  • agricultural
  • e-learning


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact DAVID NEWCOMB

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Applicable Credits

Hours 2
11 Gerty Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
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