Fire and EMS Training
Dates: 08/22/2023 - 12/21/2023
Time: 0800 - 1150; T, R;
Location: S Building, Room S231; Fire Training Grounds
Please note: There is a Mandatory Program Expectation Session to take this class.
This course meets the NFPA 1001, Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications, training requirements for WTCS Firefighter I certification. (Students must also complete the Hazardous Materials Operations course to be eligible for WTCS Firefighter I certification testing.) Students are given the opportunity to learn, develop and practice the practical skills required to perform as a firefighter, while also receiving the didactic theory required to support those skills and related firefighting functions. This course extends past the entry-level courses to better prepare the student to function as a firefighter while also providing the necessary education and skills to be eligible for WTCS Firefighter I certification testing.
Students will also be registered for Hazardous Material Operations which takes place during the Firefighter I course.
This class will meet Tuesday and Thurday from 6pm to 9:50pm. Additionally, one additional Friday or Saturday will be required for Hazardous Materials Lab.
Dress code is required.
Gear Rentals are available for independant students for a $250.00 fee.
Each Student must attend a mandatory program expectation session. You will choose the date during sign up.
July 10th, 2023, 1800 - 2000; S208;
July 12th, 2023, 0900 - 1200; S208;
Any students participating in Firefighter I or II training must be evaulated by a physicician or other primary qualified healthcare provider to ensure the student is able to perform the essential firefighting tasks without presenting an unreasonable risk to the safety of others.
Questions? Contact Peter Neverman, 262.691.5541.