Fire Officer I
To provide entry level Fire Officers knowledge and skills to meet the min. requirements in NFPA 1021
This course is designed to give entry level Fire Officers with the knowledge and skills to meet the minimum job performance requirements as outlined in based on NFPA 1021: Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications. The course identifies the requirements necessary to perform the duties of a first line supervisor or a supervisor who is in charge of a single fire company or station, with information and skills required for success. This course introduces the student to the basic concepts of management and supervision by concentration on such topics as Organizational Structure, Communication Skills, Human Resource Management, Community and Government Relations, Administration, Inspections and Investigations, Emergency Service Delivery, along with Health and Safety.
Candidates should expect to spend time outside of class to complete the required exercises as well as prepare for the written and practical examinations. Students are encouraged to bring personal cameras for use in the practical activity.
Prerequisites: You must hold a certification for Fire Officer Strategy and Tactics (FOST), a First Class Firefighter or a Firefighter II for one (1) year, and SHALL have been certified as an Instructor I before a testing ID will be issued. If these are not verifiable on your ACADIS account when testing ID’s are issued you will not receive a testing ID.
You must register for class via Acadis Portal with a PSID.
Acadis course number FO10046.
Jan 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29, 31 & Feb 2, 2019
Classes on weeknights will be from 6p-10p and Saturdays from 8a-4p
This class will be a blended course that will require nearly all book-work and PowerPoint’s online and students will meet for skills competency.
Date(s) - 01/15/2019 - 02/02/2019
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