1. Scope and Sequence: Firefighter II

    • Resource ID: 19453
    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Firefighter II course scope and sequence within the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description...

  2. Firefighter II

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Firefighter II is the second course in a series for students studying firefighter safety and development. Students will understand Texas Commission on Fire Protection rules and regulations, proper incident reporting and records, proper use of personal protective equipment, and the principles of...

  3. Lesson Plan: Loss Control

    • Resource ID: 13523
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be expected to roll a salvage cover and spread a salvage cover using the one-firefighter method.  If loss control at a fire scene is not properly conducted there is a danger of rekindles, lost evidence, and greater damage to the structure than was caused by the initial...
  4. Lesson Plan: Fire Service Hoses

    • Resource ID: 13527
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    It is necessary for firefighters to understand the safe operation and use of fire service hoses. To fight fire effectively, it is mandatory that they understand what type of hose to use, when and how to deploy hose lines, and how to effectively use a hose at a fire scene.  Since they are designed...
  5. Lesson Plan: Firefighter II - Fire Stream and Line Selection

    • Resource ID: 13529
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the principles of fire extinguishment, determine fire stream and line selection, practice using nozzles, hose appliances, and hose tools, and practice cleaning hoses. 
  6. Lesson Plan: Fire Hose Skills

    • Resource ID: 13531
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about and demonstrate a fire hose roll, practice nozzle operations (with access to a hydrant), and identify various sections of fire hoses.
  7. Lesson Plan: Water Supply

    • Resource ID: 13533
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be expected to learn to operate a fire hydrant as well as correctly connect the proper tools. 
  8. Lesson Plan: Fire Prevention and Public Education

    • Resource ID: 13535
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Every year, many firefighters die while performing their sworn duties. Technological changes, construction methods and materials, and everyday items used at home, school, and work continue to make firefighting a dangerous occupation. We can reduce the losses of life and property, if more emphasis...
  9. Lesson Plan: Emergency Services Communications

    • Resource ID: 13545
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about protocols involved in receiving and dispatching alarms. Students will also design a Call Taker Intake Form, practice their listening skills to retain emergency call information.
  10. Lesson Plan: Firefighter II - Rescue

    • Resource ID: 13525
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be expected to identify various rescue equipment as well as conduct a mock search and rescue drill. 
  11. Lesson Plan: Portable Fire Extinguishers

    • Resource ID: 13547
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to participate in a fire extinguisher training, as well as map out fire extinguishers at their school and check their inspection tags, size, types, etc. 
  12. Lesson Pan: Introduction to Hazardous Materials

    • Resource ID: 13539
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss hazmat operations and placards, and respond appropriately to hazmat incidents in a scenario based activity.
  13. Lesson Plan: Emergency Response

    • Resource ID: 13541
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This course helps students evaluate behaviors, strategies, and protocols that demonstrate an understanding of duties while responding to a variety of emergency incidents. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section below.
  14. Lesson Plan: Fire Service Ladders

    • Resource ID: 13543
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the safe and effective use of ground ladders in the fire service.