Intro to Fire Service Traffic Control Professional
Approximate reading time: 0.5 Hours
Approximate online time: 0.5 Hours
This module introduces current and prospective fire service traffic control professionals to the responsibilities of the position, its professional qualifications (NFPA 1091), and its role in the incident command system. The module provides an understanding of the difficulties, dangers, and rewards of the job. It also equips the fire service traffic control professional to assess whether he/she is physically, mentally, and emotionally suited for the position. Finally, the module provides guidance intended to improve the professionalism and preparedness of traffic control officers in terms of uniform, non-uniform clothing, and equipment.