Firefighter Training

Cert Fire Officer II

Course #: 4750376400
Course Description:

This 40-hour course prepares the participant to perform fire fighting supervisor/manager functions at a minimum nationally recognized level.

The targeted audience is individuals who have completed the training required to meet the Fire Officer I JPRs of NFPA 1021, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, Chapter 4, and desire, or are required to increase their knowledge and skills to progress to the Fire Officer II Level.

Class No: 9704
Delivery: Blended
Fees Under 62: $145.90
Fees Over 62: $7.00
Instructor: Karp
Meetings:
at Online
Thur at Fieldside Center 108
Sat at Fieldside Center 106

Thursday classes on 4-29-2021 to 7-15-2021, 6-9 pm and again on 7-17-2021 - 8 am to 4pm (review and state certification exam). Course will be offered via BlueJeans network until such a time that face to face meetings might take place. Textbook must be purchased separately before the start of class. (Jones and Bartlett Fire Officer Principles and Practice, Enhanced 3rd Edition, with Navigate 2 Advantage Access) Tuition for class is 2% dues funded for affiliated students.

Certified Fire Officer I

Course #: 4750376300
Course Description:

This 40-hour course prepares the participant to perform firefighting supervisor functions at a minimum nationally recognized level.
The targeted audience is individuals who have completed the training required to meet the Fire Fighter II JPRs of NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, Chapter 6, and desire, or are required to increase their knowledge and skills to progress to the Fire Officer I Level. Completion of the 40-hour Emergency Services Instructor I course is also required in order to become certified as Fire Officer I.
This course is designed to provide the Fire Officer I candidate with the information needed to meet the job performance requirements (JPRs) in National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1021, Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, Chapter 4. Curriculum for the course is based on the Jones and Bartlett, Fire Officer Principles and Practices, 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 exam. Participants who successfully pass the certification exams will receive a State of Wisconsin Certificate with an International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) seal.

Class No: 9703
Delivery: Blended
Fees Under 62: $145.90
Fees Over 62: $7.00
Instructor: Karp
Meetings:
at Online
Sat at Fieldside Center 108
Tue at Fieldside Center 108

Tuesday classes on 4-27-2021 to 7-13-2021 from 6-9 pm and Saturday July 17 from 8 am to 4 pm. Course will be offered via BlueJeans network and face-to-face meetings at Nicolet College. Textbook must be purchased separately before the start of class. (Jones and Bartlett Fire Officer Principles and Practice, Enhanced 3rd Edition, with Navigate 2 Advantage Access ISBN: 9781284068368 ) Tuition for class is 2% dues funded for affiliated students.

Emergency Services Instructor

Course #: 4750343100
Course Description:

This 40-hour course prepares the participant to perform Fire and EMS instruction duties at a minimum nationally recognized level. The targeted audience is individuals who have previously functioned as "qualified instructors" according to SPS 330.07 and desire, or are required, to increase their knowledge and skills set. Course curriculum is based on NFPA 1041, and delivered using the Jones & Bartlett Emergency Service Instructor text, current edition. Course topics include instructional delivery, lesson planning, instructional aids and evaluation tools, learning environment, record keeping and interpersonal interactions. A written exam and 30 hours of supervised instruction will complete the certification process for this course. Students who take the course, but do not wish to be certified, are not required to take the written exam or complete the 30 hours of supervised instruction. Those who successfully pass the certification exams will receive IFSAC accreditation.

Class No: 9702
Delivery: Blended
Fees Under 62: $156.40
Fees Over 62: $17.50
Instructor: Sipin
Meetings:
at Online
Tue at Tamarack Center 108

This class is scheduled to meet every Tuesday night from 6-10 pm April 6, 2021 to June 8, 2021. Either virtually or on the Rhinelander campus. Pre-registration is required. This class is not covered by 2% funding. Payment method must accompany registration. Textbook - Navigate 2 Advantage Access for Fire and Emergency Services Instructor: Principles and Practice Third Edition ISBN: 9781284172331

Emergency Vehicle Operation

Course #: 4750349900
Course Description:

Emergency Vehicle Operations (EVOC) provides classroom and behind-the-wheel emergency vehicle driver training for Fire, EMS and Law Enforcement personnel. It provides emergency vehicle operators with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely operate an emergency vehicle in both emergency and non-emergency modes. Topics include legal aspects of emergency vehicle operations, navigation and route mapping, driver roles and responsibilities, basic driving skills, and proper driving procedures. The first day of class is conducted in the classroom; the second day of class includes a hands-on practical, in which participants will drive an emergency vehicle through a competency course.

Class No: 9701
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $49.42
Fees Over 62: $7.75
Instructor: Wozniak
Meetings:
Fri at Minocqua - (see class notes)
Sat at Minocqua - (see class notes)

This is not a state funded course, tuition is due at time of enrollment. Students that are not members of the host department will need to bring a vehicle for the driving portion on 3/27/2021. Course to be held at Marshfield Medical Center Minocqua.

Fire Fighter Skills Review

Course #: 4750342100
Course Description:

The Fire Fighter Skills Review courses prepares students for the Certified Practical Exam.

Class No: 9687
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $32.28
Fees Over 62: $4.50
Instructor: Carlin
Meetings:
Sat at Burn Building

This is a practice day for Certified Fire Fighter exams. This course is NOT state-funded, tuition is due with registration at least 3 business days in advance.

Fire Inspector I

Course #: 4750375000
Course Description:

This 60-hour course prepares the participant to perform fire inspection functions at a minimum nationally recognized level under general supervision.
The targeted audience is individuals who expect to be appointed, or have recently been appointed to conduct fire inspections through their fire department or public or private agency.
This course is designed to meet the job performance requirements (JPRs) defined in NFPA 1031- Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Inspector and Plan Examiner.
A written and practical skills certification exam is available to participants who successfully complete this course. Participants who successfully pass the certification exams will receive a State of Wisconsin Certificate with an International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) seal.

Class No: 9697
Delivery: Blended
Fees Under 62: $212.85
Fees Over 62: $4.50
Instructor: Puestow
Meetings:
at Online
Mon/Wed at Tamarack Center 106

This is a state funded course for students affiliated with a fire department. Textbook: Jones & Bartlett Fire Inspector Principles & Practice First Edition ISBN: 9781284137743 is required

Hazardous Material Operations

Course #: 4750378000
Course Description:

This 20-hour course prepares the participant to perform the minimum hazardous material incident operations skills associated with firefighting functions at an advanced nationally recognized level under general supervision.
The targeted audience is individuals who have completed, or are in the process of completing, the Fire Fighter I Job Performance Requirements (JPRs) in NFPA 1001 for certification to the Wisconsin Fire Fighter I level. This course is also available to members of the Emergency Medical Services, Law Enforcement, and other industrial employees listed under 29CFR 1910.
This course is designed to provide the Fire Fighter I candidate with the information needed to meet the JPRs in Chapter 5, Core Competencies for Operations Level Responders, Section 6.2, and Section 6.6., Mission-Specific Competencies: Product Control, of NFPA 472. The participant must also take the Fire Fighter I course in order to meet the remainder of the NFPA Fire Fighter I JPRs to prepare for certification to the Fire Fighter I level.
A written exam is available to participants who successfully complete this course. A participant who completes this course and wishes to be certified at the Fire Fighter I must successfully pass the written portion of the Hazardous Materials Operations exam.

Class No: 9686
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $80.70
Fees Over 62: $11.25
Instructor: Carlin
Meetings:
Tue/Thur at Tamarack Center 106
Sat at Burn Building

Class dates will be 4-13, 15, 20 and 22 Tuesday/ Thursday 6-9 pm and Saturday April 24, 8 am to 4 pm.
This is a state funded course for students who are affiliated with a Fire Department.

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