Firefighter I (Fall)
Tue, 2017-09-05 19:00 - Sun, 2017-11-12 17:00
This activity closed on August 25th, 2017 and is no longer available for enrollments.
Program Description 

This is a 172 hour “recruit” level basic firefighting course. The goal of the course is to provide a person with little or no previous fire service training or experience with the basic knowledge and skills required to function safely and effectively as a member of a fire suppression team functioning in today’s environment. Students will also receive training in Haz Mat Operations, CPR/AED, and Structural Burn. The finaltest will be for PA State Volunteer certification and National Firefighter I.

 

Certification: Pennsylvania State Fire Academy - NIMS IS-700, Haz Mat Operations, Blood Borne Pathogens, Structural Burn Session. Students will be tested for Hazardous Materials Operations certification.

 

 

Course instructions

September 5, 9, 10, 12, 14, 16, 17, 19,  21, 23, 24, 26, 28, 30,   October  1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21, 22, 24, 26, 28, 29, 

November 1, 2, 5, 7,  9, 11, 12, 

Week Nights - 7 pm to 10 pm

Weekends - 830 am to 5 pm

Location

Chester County Public Safety Training Campus
137 Modena Road
Coatesville, PA 19320
United States

Required hardware / software

Equipment Required: PPE, SCBA and spare cylinder

 

Prerequisites: Must be 18 years of age prior to the start

of class

 

Course Cost: $425.00—includes certification testing

(Out of County Student Fee $440.00)

 

Course details

  • Event starts: Tue, Sep 05 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Event ends: Sun, Nov 12 2017 - 5:00 pm
  • Course opens: Mon, Nov 07 2016
  • Course expires: Thu, Aug 24 2017
  • Cost: $425.00