Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Operations (Prerequisite for Company Officer)

Course Description:
This course is designed to meet the needs of Company Officers responsible for managing the operations of one or more companies during structural fire fighting operations.  STICO is designed to develop the management skills needed by company officers to accomplish assigned tactics at structure fires.

The MCTO series MUST be taken in the sequence indicated below.  Course sponsors, course managers, and instructors are requested to strictly enforce this requirement.

1. MCTO:P
2. MCTO:D
3. STICO (replaces MCTO:T)

Course Name: Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Operations

Acronym: STICO

Course Code: L08A

Instructional Hours: 16

Student Manuals: Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Operations

To Schedule Course: SMOKE

Instructor Fee: $720.00

Student Application: SMOKE

Student Prerequisites:
Member of an organized Michigan Fire Department and preferably a Senior Fire Fighter who may at times assume the responsibilities of the company officer (NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, Level II)

 

Quiz: None

 

Written Test: None

 

Practical Test: None