Mondays and Wednesdays: 18:00-22:00. Saturdays 08:30-17:00
January 28, 2023 @ 18:00 - July 31, 2023 @ 22:00
The following communities are part of the Seacoast Chief Fire Officers Mutual Aid and will be able to submit general admission applications prior to December 19, 2022: Atkinson, Barrington, Brentwood, Deerfield, Dover, Durham, East Kingston, Epping, Exeter, Farmington, Fremont, Greenland, Hampton, Hampton Falls, Kensington, Kingston, Lee, Madbury, Milton, New Castle, Newfields, Newington, Newmarket, Newton, North Hampton, Nottingham, Pease Air National Guard Base, Plaistow, Portsmouth, Rochester, Rollinsford, Rye, Seabrook, Seabrook Station, Somersworth, South Hampton and Stratham.
Registration for all others will be accepted on December 19, 2022 if there is still availability.
From the Course Catalog
This course is the first level of standards-based certification available to firefighters. Course materials provide information on topics which allow the firefighter to participate in certification testing to obtain Firefighter I certification based on National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standard 1001, 2019 edition, Pro Board® Certified.
- The Orientation and History of Firefighting
- Firefighter Cancer Awareness
- Fire Service Communications and Radio Interoperability
- Fire Behavior
- Building Construction
- Traffic Incident Management System
- Stress In Emergency Services
Classroom & Practical
- Health, Fitness & Wellness
- Firefighter Safety
- PPE & SCBA
- Portable Fire Extinguishers
- Tools & Equipment
- Ropes & Knots
- Response and Size Up
- Forcible Entry
- Search & Rescue
- Water Supply
- Fire Attack and Foam
- Firefighter Survival
- Salvage & Overhaul
- Firefighter Rehabilitation
- Fire Suppression
- Fire Cause Determination
- Classes also included in a Firefighter I Program:
- Hazardous Materials Awareness
- Hazardous Materials Operations
- ECSI Standard First Aid
- Hose & Fire Streams
Prerequisites must be met at the time of registration.
- ICS 100
- Student Medical Release
- CPR - Professional Rescue valid through the end of class
Registration is only permitted within the defined registration window. Prerequisites must be met at the time of registration. Applicants will be notified within two business days with the status of their applications. Courses where pricing is listed as "grant funded" covers course tuition only. Overtime/backfill eligible courses will be specifically noted.
Registration Opens: Monday December 19, 2022 @ 08:00 Registration Closes: Thursday January 19, 2023 @ 16:00