Firefighter Training

Certified Fire Fighter II

Course #: 4750373000
Course Description:

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.

Class No: 5690
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $166.72
Fees Over 62: $20.88
Instructor: Carlin
Instructor: Wozniak
Meetings:
Thur at Birchwoods Center 105
Sat at Burn Building

This is the 42-hour Certified Firefighter 2 course. Class will meet on Thursday evenings as outlined in the syllabus with Saturday practical labs on the Rhinelander Campus. This will be a virtual classroom offering utilizing the BlueJeans network for the lecture portion of the class and practical sessions as directed by your instructor . Textbook for the class is the Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills and Hazardous Materials Response, Fourth Edition Jones & Bartlett. ISBN 9781284151336 (Includes textbook and Navigate Access)
There is no tuition fee for those students affiliated with a fire department and successfully complete the class.

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: 5685
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $156.40
Fees Over 62: $17.50
Instructor: Karp
Instructor: Pizl
Instructor: Wozniak
Meetings:
Wed at Birchwoods Center 105
Sat at Birchwoods Center 105

This is not a state-funded course. Tuition is due with registration. Textbooks must be purchased separately- Jones & Bartlett Fire Service Instructor Enhanced 2nd Edition with Navigate2 Advantage Access. ISBN#9781284122183.

Entry Level Driver Operator Pump Part I (Driving)

Course #: 4750374100
Course Description:

The 12- hour ELDO Part I course will teach the student the safe procedures for driving fire apparatus to the emergency scene and returning to quarters. Class will be a combination of lecture and practical skills. Driving principles will be practiced and demonstrated through six standard driving maneuvers which include: serpentine exercise, alley dock exercise, diminishing clearance exercise and confined space turn-around exercises. The targeted audience is individuals who expect to be appointed to driver/operator-pumper duties on their respective fire departments. Courses when taken in sequential order, are designed to provide the new pumper operator with the information needed to comply with the minimum pumper operator training requirements as specified by SPS 330.08 (2), Minimum training and education standards, Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services, Chapter SPS 330, Fire Department Safety and Health Standards.

Class No: 5683
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $49.42
Fees Over 62: $7.75
Instructor: Behrens
Instructor: Carlin
Instructor: Puestow
Meetings:
Mon at Woodruff - Woodruff Fire Department
Sat at Woodruff - Woodruff Fire Department

This is a state-funded course for students affiliated with a fire department who successfully complete. Students that are not members of the host department will need to bring an apparatus for the driving portion of class on Saturday. No textbook required.

Entry Level Driver Operator Pump Part II (Pumping)

Course #: 4750374200
Course Description:

The 18- hour ELDO Part II course will provide a new driver-operator with the knowledge and information needed to operate a fire pump in a basic mode on the fire ground. The student will receive instruction on the parts of a fire pump and operation. Participants will develop a working knowledge of the different components located on a pump panel and be able to explain and properly work each component. This course will also train the student to pump at the correct engine pressures during fire ground operations. The student will learn how to supply water at the correct pressures to the different nozzles and appliances carried on the fire apparatus. The targeted audience is individuals who expect to be appointed to driver/operator-pumper duties on their respective fire departments. Courses when taken in sequential order, are designed to provide the new pumper operator with the information needed to comply with the minimum pumper operator training requirements as specified in Comm 30.08, employment standards (2) in Wisconsin Administrative Code, Department of Commerce, Chapter Comm. 30, Fire Department Safety and Health.

Class No: 5684
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $72.88
Fees Over 62: $10.38
Instructor: Behrens
Instructor: Carlin
Instructor: Puestow
Meetings:
Mon at Woodruff - Woodruff Fire Department
Sat at Woodruff - Woodruff Fire Department

This is a state-funded course for students affiliated with a fire department who successfully complete. Students that are not members of the host department will need to bring an apparatus for portions of class. No textbook required.

Entry Level Firefighter Part A

Course #: 4750371100
Course Description:

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 No: 5688
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $119.80
Fees Over 62: $15.63
Instructor: Carlin
Instructor: Wozniak
Meetings:
Tue at Birchwoods Center 105
Sat at Burn Building

Schedule Note:
This is the first 30 hours of the 60-hour Entry level fire training Class will meet on Tuesday evenings as outlined in the syllabus with a Saturday practical lab on the Rhinelander Campus. This will be a virtual classroom offering utilizing the BlueJeans network for the lecture portion of the class and practical sessions as directed by your instructor . Textbook for the class is the Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills and Hazardous Materials Response, Fourth Edition Jones & Bartlett. ISBN 9781284151336 (Includes textbook and Navigate Access) There is no tuition fee for those students affiliated with a fire department and successfully complete the class.

Entry Level Firefighter Part B

Course #: 4750371200
Course Description:

This 30 hour course expands the participant’s 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 and who have completed Entry Level Fire Fighter Part A.

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 & Bartlett Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills text.

Class No: 5689
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $119.80
Fees Over 62: $15.63
Instructor: Carlin
Instructor: Wozniak
Meetings:
Tue at Birchwoods Center 105
Sat at Birchwoods Center 105

This is the second 30 hours of the 60-hour Entry level fire training Class will meet on Tuesday evenings as outlined in the syllabus with a Saturday practical lab on the Rhinelander Campus. This will be a virtual classroom offering utilizing the BlueJeans network for the lecture portion of the class and practical sessions as directed by your instructor . Textbook for the class is the Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills and Hazardous Materials Response, Fourth Edition Jones & Bartlett. ISBN 9781284151336 (Includes textbook and Navigate Access) There is no tuition fee for those students affiliated with a fire department and successfully complete the class.

Firefighter 1 Cert Part C

Course #: 4750372100
Course Description:

This 36 hour course prepares participants to be able to perform firefighting functions at a minimum nationally recognized level under direct supervision (WI DSPS 330.14 (2)). The targeted audience is individuals whom have completed the minimum firefighting 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, and desire, or are required, to increase their knowledge and skills-base to the next level.

This course, when taken in addition to Entry Level Firefighter Part A, Part B, and Hazardous Materials Operations is designed to provide the Firefighter I candidate with the additional information needed to meet the job performance requirements (JPRs) defined in NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, 2019 Edition.

Candidates who successfully complete Entry Level Fire Fighter Parts A, B, C and Hazardous Materials Operations shall have met the requirements defined in NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, Chapters 5.2 through 5.5 and the job performance requirements defined in Chapter 5, Core Competencies for Operations Level Responders, Chapters 6.2 and 6.6., mission-specific competencies: product control, of NFPA 472, and are eligible to take the Wisconsin Technical College System, International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) Certified Fire Fighter I skills and written exams.

Class No: 9651
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $143.26
Fees Over 62: $18.25
Meetings:
Tue at Birchwoods Center 105
Sat at Burn Building

This is the 36 hours in addition to the 60-hour Entry level fire training required to be eligible for state certification (in addition to Hazmat Ops) Class will meet on Tuesday evenings as outlined in the syllabus with a Saturday practical lab on the Rhinelander Campus. This will be a virtual classroom offering utilizing the BlueJeans network for the lecture portion of the class and practical sessions as directed by your instructor . Textbook for the class is the Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills and Hazardous Materials Response, Fourth Edition Jones & Bartlett. ISBN 9781284151336 (Includes textbook and Navigate Access) There is no tuition fee for those students affiliated with a fire department and successfully complete the class.

Firefighter I Skills Review

Course #: 4750342301
Course Description:

Skills review for Certified I practical exam.

Class No: 5682
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $32.28
Fees Over 62: $4.50
Instructor: Carlin
Instructor: Wozniak
Meetings:
Sat at Burn Building

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

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