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December 2014 fire fighter advisory committee meeting

December 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m., William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress Ave., Room 1-104, Austin, Texas 78701.

The following is a tentative agenda. This agenda may be amended at the request of the executive director or a committee member prior to the meeting to the extent allowed by the Administrative Procedure and Texas Register Act and the Texas Open Meetings Act.

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need auxiliary aids or services, such as interpreters for persons who are hearing impaired, readers, large print or Braille, are requested to contact the agency at (512) 936-3838 two days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

The Fire Fighter Advisory Committee will convene in open session to deliberate and possibly take formal action on any of the following agenda items:

  1. Roll call - 9:00 a.m.
  2. Adoption of September 25, 2014 Fire Fighter Advisory Committee meeting minutes.
  3. Report from the Curriculum and Testing Committee with discussion and possible action on recommendations regarding possible changes to the Certification Curriculum Manual, including but not limited to the Curriculum, Curriculum Outline and Reference Lists for:
    1. Hazardous Materials Awareness
    2. Hazardous Materials Operations
    3. Hazardous Materials Operations - Mission Specific Competencies
    4. Hazardous Materials Technician
    5. Hazardous Materials Incident Commander
  4. Discussion and possible action regarding proposed rule changes to title 37 TAC, Chapter 449, Head of a Fire Department, including but not limited to, Subchapter A, Minimum Standards For Head of a Suppression Fire Department; and Subchapter B, Minimum Standards for the Head of a Prevention Only Fire Department.
  5. Discussion regarding International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) Seal rules.
  6. Discussion and possible action on setting future meeting dates, locations and agenda items.
  7. Adjourn meeting.

Upcoming events

Commission meeting
April 26, 2018, 10:00 a.m., Room 1-104

Curriculum and testing committee meeting
May 30-31, 2018, TCFP conference room

Fire fighter advisory committee meeting
June 21, 2018, 10:00 a.m., Room 1-104

Commission workshop
July 11, 2018, 2:00 pm., Room 1-104

Commission meeting
July 12, 2018 Room 1-104

Fire fighter advisory committee meeting
September 20, 2018, 10:00 a.m., Room 1-104

Commission meeting
October 25, 2018, 10:00 a.m., Room 1-104

Fire fighter advisory committee meeting
December 13, 2018, 10:00 a.m., Room 1-104