Operational Brigade

Training Courses

The following outlines the type of Internal Training Courses provided for Cork City Fire Brigade personnel:

  • B.A. refresher, two-day course is compulsory for each fire fighter every two years.

     

  • Chemical suits/confined space, one-day refresher compulsory for each fire fighter every two years.

     

  • R.T.C. two-day refresher compulsory for each fire fighter every two years.

     

  • One-day general R.T.C. Casualty handling "hands on" compulsory every two.

     

  • Emergency First Responder/Defib programme compulsory for all personnel.

     

  • Line Rescue/Confined space rescue course. 

 

  • Occupational first aid instructors.

     

  • Line rescue/confined space rescue instructors course.

     

  • R.T.C. Instructors course.

     

  • R.T.C. refresher instructors course.

     

  • B.A. instructor course. 

  

  • B.A. Maintenance course.

     

  • Hose/Branch/Standpipe maintenance course.

     

  • Bronto sky lift operator course.

     

  • Hydraulic platform instructor course.

     

  • Unit 1 fire Service Officers course.

     

  • Unit 2 Fire Service Officers Course. 

     

  • Crew Commander Course. 

     

  • Compartment Fire Behaviour Training

     

  • Fire Prevention course (Junior Officers)

     

  • Operational Command Course (Senior Officers)

     

  • Fire service instructors course.

     

  • Hazardous materials instructors course.

     

  • Station command course.

     

  • Ships and Port course.

     

  • Recruit Training.

     

  • Marine Firefighting search and rescue.

     

  • Pump maintenance course (GODIVA).

     

  • Aviation fire fighting course (U.K.).

     

  • Driving instructors/Defensive driving.

     

  • E.C.D.L. computer course.

     

  • Manual handling course.

     

  • Manual handling instrucors course.

     

  • Abrasive wheel course.

     

  • Addiction in the workplace.

     

  • Stress management.

     

  • Safety reps course.

     

  • Swimmer/lifesaving instructors course.

     

  • Pool/beach lifeguard trainer/assessors.