Thread: School Fire Education
01-27-2002, 01:35 AM #1
School Fire Education
I was just curious about how many of your dept. to fire education training for local schools. If so then what grades do you try to reach and what topics do you touch on.
code_blue81 <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">Jeremy Culver
IACOJ Bureau of EMS
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01-28-2002, 05:36 PM #2
We start them early with the 3 & 4 year old pre-schoolers teaching them Stop, Drop, Cover & Roll, Fire Escapes and Smoke Detector testing. We see the elementary school annually and work with a lot of Brownie and Cub Scout troops.
We try to get the kids so involved that they go home and show Mom or Dad what to do.Steve Dragon
FFII, Fire Instructor II, Fire Officer I, Fire Appartus Driver Operator Certified
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01-31-2002, 10:59 AM #3
Fire Prevention Education
We have education programs that we teach to as young as 4 years old.
Preschool- Matches and lighters are not toys
K- Stop, Drop and Roll
1st- Crawl low in smoke
2nd- Basic home escape plan (demonstration of actions)
3rd- Home Escape Plan for your home (drawing a plan)
4th- How fast fire develops
5th- Calling 911
(each year we review the previous years lesson)
High School Chemistry- Fire extinguishers
Contact me if you need futher assistance with outlines for these presentations
Chris Carpenter AKA Firedog1
http://community.al.com/cc/getoutwithscoutLt C. Carpenter BS, NREMT-P
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