Start Date: August 1, 2016
Times: Monday: 1830 hrs - 2230 hrs
Wednesday: 1830 hrs - 2230 hrs
Various: Saturday & Sunday: -0800 hrs - 1700 hrs
CPR, First aid, Firefighter I, Firefighter II, Hazardous Materials Operations, Mayday Firefighter Down Awareness/Operations.
An entry level course for new firefighters. Course consists of a combination of classroom study, scenarios and modular practical experiences that will prepare the firefighter to carry out fireground functions under the direct supervision and indirect supervision of an officer or experienced firefighter. The scenarios are designed to train the student in realistic fireground operations.
Prerequisites: Students must be at least 16 years of age in order to enroll in the course. Junior Firefighters must comply with all Junior Firefighters pre-requisites as defined by Department of Labor and Industry (DOLI) standards. Student must be a member of a recognized Fire Department with District Chief approval to attend. Students must bring full turnout gear and SCBA with spare cylinder to all sessions.
Cost: Personnel affiliated with WCFR: No Cost Non-affiliated Personnel: $400.00
Registration Forms are to be submitted online by July 20, 2016.
2016-2017 Firefighter Academy complete schedule