1. Lesson Plan: Professional Attire

    • Resource ID: 13295
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to the professional dress and grooming standards expected in LPSCS careers.
  2. Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security: Personal Management Information

    • Resource ID: 13323
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  3. Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security: Project Management

    • Resource ID: 13325
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  4. Lesson Plan: The Importance of Communications in Fire Management

    • Resource ID: 13468
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Fire department communications and their effectiveness are vital factors in the success or failure of fire service operations. Employees of a communications center need to have proper speech and radio etiquette, understand the importance of concise written communication, be well-versed in the...
  5. Lesson Plan: Fire Technology Education and the Firefighter Selection Process

    • Resource ID: 13470
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to explore the process of preparing for a fire service career by going through a mock hiring process and researching requirements.
  6. Lesson Plan: Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) Types and Uses

    • Resource ID: 13476
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the about the Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) used by firefighters. Students will also demonstrate and describe the "operational check" of a SCBA and a PASS device.
  7. Lesson Plan: Donning and Doffing Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)

    • Resource ID: 13480
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to learn methods for donning and doffing the Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) and to demonstrate how to don the SCBA.
  8. Lesson Plan: Emergency Operations with SCBA

    • Resource ID: 13482
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to demonstrate skills while wearing the Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) and procedures to follow in the event that the SCBA fails.
  9. Lesson Plan: Physical States of Matter and the Combustion Process

    • Resource ID: 13506
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the physical states of matter of fuels, and complete a situational awareness exercise in which they will demonstrate and discuss the methods of fire control/attack.
  10. Lesson Plan: Fire Behavior

    • Resource ID: 13508
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to properly demonstrate how to check a door for heat and how to check the heat level in a room. Additionally, students will have the opportunity to assess characteristics of fires and determine potential safety issues in videos.
  11. Lesson Plan: Extinguishing Properties of Water

    • Resource ID: 13512
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Understanding the extinguishing characteristics of water, and the efficiency in which it extinguishers fire, is important for understanding strategies in which it will be applied.  The primary way in which water extinguishes fire is by cooling (absorbing heat from the fire), but water can also be...
  12. Lesson Plan: Firefighter I - Rescue

    • Resource ID: 13514
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson , students will discuss the operation and testing of fire safety devices, accountability systems, potential hazards, and safe operation at emergency scenes. 
  13. Lesson Plan: Power Supply, Lighting Equipment, and Emergency Scene Safety

    • Resource ID: 13516
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss and demonstrate skills associated with emergency power supplies and lighting for overall scene safety.
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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. 
  17. 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.
  18. 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. 
  19. 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...
  20. 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.