NFPA 1407: Standard for Training Fire Service Rapid Intervention Crews
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What is NFPA 1407?
NFPA 1407: Document Scope
1.1 Scope. This standard specifies the basic training procedures for fire service personnel to conduct fire fighter rapid intervention operations as specified in NFPA1710, Standard for the Organization and Deployment of Fire Suppression Operations, Emergency Medical Operations, and Special Operations to the Public by Career Fire Departments, and NFPA 1720, Standard for the Organization and Deployment of Fire Suppression Operations, Emergency Medical Operations, and Special Operations to the Public by Volunteer Fire Departments. 1.1.1 This standard specifies basic evolutions that can be adapted to local conditions and serves as a standard mechanism for the evaluation of minimum acceptable performance during training for rapid intervention activities.
This standard specifies the basic training procedures for fire service personnel to conduct fire fighter rapid intervention operations so as to promote fire fighter safety and survival. Official document scope
What does NFPA 1407 address?
NFPA 1407 includes training and performance requirements for rapid intervention crews (RIC) with the goal of creating a highly disciplined operational capability to rescue fire fighters who become lost, injured, trapped, incapacitated, or disoriented in the course of an emergency scene or training operation. Provisions cover training policy and procedures, instructor requirements, student prerequisites, elements of the RIC operations training program, and required performance for RICs.Table Of Contents.
NFPA 1407, 2015 Edition: Archived Revision Information
First Draft (previously Report on Proposals (ROP))
First Draft Meeting Notices (previously ROP Meeting Notices)
First Draft Meeting Agendas (previously ROP Meeting Agendas)
First Draft Meeting Minutes (previously ROP Meeting Minutes)
First Draft Ballot (previously ROP Ballot)
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Second Draft (previously Report on Comments (ROC))
No public comments received.
NFPA 1407 did not receive any comments and the committee determined, through ballot, that no further revisions are necessary. Therefore, NFPA 1407 shall be forwarded directly to the Standards Council for action in accordance with Section 4.7 (see also 4.4.8.4). Anyone wishing to appeal the issuance of NFPA 1407 can do so by January 4, 2014 to the Secretary, Standards Council.
Second Draft Meeting Notices (previously ROC Meeting Notices)
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Motions Committee Report (NITMAM)
Motions Committee Report (NITMAM)
Proposed NFPA documents will be presented for action at the applicable Annual (June) Association Technical Meeting only when proper Amending Motions (Notice of Intent to Make a Motion - NITMAM) have been certified by the Motions Committee of the Standards Council as a proper amending motion. Documents that receive no motions will not be presented at the meeting and instead will be forwarded directly to the NFPA Standards Council for action on issuance. More about the codes and standards making process including NITMAM.
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Consent document not presented at Association Technical Meeting. Document issuance: 1/14/2014
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