Certified Fire Fighter II
This 42-hour course prepares the participant to perform firefighting functions at an advanced nationally recognized level under general supervision.
The targeted audience is individuals who have completed the training required to meet the Fire Fighter I JPRs in NFPA 1001, and desire to increase their knowledge and skills base to the next level.
This course, when taken after completion of the Fire Fighter I and Hazardous Materials Operation Level, is designed to provide the Fire Fighter II candidate with the information needed to meet the job performance requirements (JPRs) in NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, Current Edition. Course curriculum is based on the Jones and Bartlett Fundamentals for Fire Fighter Skills, current edition.
A written and practical skills certification exam is available to participants who successfully complete this course. A participant who completes this course and wishes to be certified has two years from the completion of the course to take the exams. Participants who successfully pass the certification exams will receive a State of Wisconsin Certificate with an International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) seal.
This is a 2% dues funded course for students affiliated with a fire department. Tuesday classes on 5/5, 5/12, 5/19 Thursday classes on 5/7, 5/14, 5/21 and 5/28. Saturday classes on 5/9, 5/16 and 6/6. Textbook must be purchased separately- Jones & Bartlett Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills
and Hazardous Materials Response, 4th Edition.
Entry Level Firefighter Part A
This 30 hour course introduces participants to the basic knowledge and skills necessary to perform firefighting functions under direct supervision (WI DSPS 330.14 (2)). The targeted audience for this course is individuals new to the firefighting field.
When taken in sequential order, parts A and B are designed to provide the Entry Level Firefighter candidate with the information needed to comply with the minimum firefighter training requirements as specified in SPS 330.08, Minimum training and education standards, Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services, Chapter SPS 330, Fire Department Safety and Health Standards.
The course curriculum is based on the current edition of Jones and Bartlett Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills text.
Class to consist of 5 Wednesday evenings 6-9 pm. Initial classes will be done virtually via the Colleges BlueJeans on line network. Starting on May 6th as an Elcho area offering. If face to face classes are permitted at that time the Wednesday sessions will be held at the Elcho Fire Department and 2 Saturdays June 13th and 20th starting at 8 am at the NATC Burn facility Birchwoods Center.
Class to consist of 5 Wednesday evenings 6-9 pm. Initial classes will be done virtually via the Colleges BlueJeans on line network. Starting on May 6th as an Arbor Vitae area offering. If face to face classes are permitted at that time the Wednesday sessions will be held at the Arbor Vitae Fire Department and 2 Saturdays June 13th and 20th starting at 8 am at the NATC Burn facility Birchwoods Center.