This conventional irons forcible entry workshop prepares students for the challenges of gaining access to residential and commercial structures.

How long is this course?

This is a 6-8 hour course.

What will students learn?

In this course students will learn:

  • Design and mechanical advantage of halligan
  • Tool selection and tool advantages/disadvantages
  • Door size up
  • Words of command
  • Proper striking technique
  • "Gap, Set, Force"
  • 2 firefighter entry outward/inward swinging doors
  • 1 firefighter entry outward/inward swinging doors
  • Identification of drop bars and defeating carriage bolts
  • Narrow hallway/confined space forcible entry

What qualification will students receive?

On successful completion of the course, every student will receive a certificate of completion from Prepare4.