This program provides the aspiring fire and emergency services instructor with basic knowledge to prepare and deliver modern training programs. This course is a hybrid class; meaning the course is comprised of both in-class, and online assignments and lectures as well as in-person presentations. This course consists of an orientation module, four lesson delivery modules and a final testing module. Regular internet access is required to be able to complete the online component of this course. After completing the course the student will have met the sections for Fire Instructor I in the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1041, 2019 edition, professional qualifications standard. Students who successfully complete the certification process will be ProBoard Certified as Instructor I.
Pro Board Accredited
- Firefighter I and/or Nationally Registered Emergency Medical Technician (or above)
- (optional supplement) IFSTA Fire and Emergency Services Instructor Study Guide
- International Fire Service Training Association (IFSTA) Fire and Emergency Services Instructor, 9th Edition (provided)
- Students are required to wear business attire for each class. Male students Shirt and tie with appropriate pants and shoes. Female students suitable business attire such as blouse with skirt or slacks. Suits and department uniform shirt with tie and formal pants are also acceptable. Students may not wear jeans, shorts, t-shirts, sweatpants, sweatshirts, or sneakers to class.
- Computer with reliable internet access