This is an upper level course designed for the experienced firefighter, fire instructor candidate, fire officer candidate, or other individual who will be delivering instruction within a fire service organization.  In addition to the basic knowledge, skills and abilities required for new instructors, this course prepares the candidate to meet the Instructor I job performance requirements as defined in NFPA 1041 "Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualifications", including delivering instruction from a prepared lesson plan, instructional aids and evaluation instruments, adapting lesson plans, organizing the learning environment and meeting record-keeping requirements.


There is a length pre-course reading assignment and students complete a pre-test, final exam and three presentations during the course.  Course includes homework and independent study.

Course Length:           58 hrs

Prerequisite:               Designed for fire department training officers/instructors

Course #:                    09-0051

Certificate:                  NYS