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Fire Instructor Certification – Hybrid Online/Face-to-Face format

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Description

For qualified firefighters who wish to complete their instructor certification with a combination of concentrated class work and online learning.

Fire Instructor Certification – NEW Format

Online Coursework: September 10 - October 5, 2018  For qualified firefighters who wish to complete their instructor certification with a combination of concentrated class work and online learning.

In Classroom At BGSU: October 6-9  Saturday - Tuesday  8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Optional Test Date at BGSU: Wednesday, October 10 at 9:00 am

Students will be in the classroom 4 days and online for the remainder of the class. You will learn the principles of adult learning, communication, instructional methods, lesson plan development, assessment, NFPA 1403 Awareness, and all other components of the ODPS Instructor Course core curriculum.
**A separate NFPA 1403 course will be added at a later date for certified instructors who will teach live fire evolutions.

Special Requirements

Candidates must hold a valid certificate to practice as a firefighter issued under section 4765.55 of the Ohio Revised Code; in the preceding seven years, have at least five years of experience as a certified firefighter; pass (80%) the written Firefighter Knowledge examination approved by the Ohio Department of Public Safety/Division of EMS Executive Director (OAC 4765-21-02). Firefighter II exam results (80% or better and taken within the past 12 months) may substitute for the fire knowledge exam.
*You must submit your completed Knowledge exam results by August 1 or you will be removed from the class and placed on a waitlist. Please fax results to 419-372-1631.
The online section of this class is flexible, but you must meet assignment deadlines each week.
http://training.fema.gov/is/nims.asp
 
Required Textbook
You must purchase and bring the IFSTA Fire and Emergency Services Instructor (8th edition - 2012). Publisher: Fire Protection Publications.
Self-study guide is optional, but recommended. 

 

Class Details

31 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun.  
  Fri.  
  Weekly - Sat, Sun, Mon, Tue.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Education Building
  Online Class-BGSU.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Daniel Podlogar  2.Marianne Pramuka  3.Douglas Ott 

Fee: 

$545.00


Registration Closes On
Monday, September 10, 2018 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/10/2018 - 10/5/2018 Weekly -Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Web, Online Class-BGSU  Map Douglas Ott 
10/5/2018 Fri 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM Web, Online Class-BGSU  Map Marianne Pramuka 
10/6/2018 - 10/9/2018 Weekly -Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Bowling Green, Education Building  Map Daniel Podlogar