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Fire Safety Inspector – Hybrid Online/Face-to-Face format

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

REGISTER BY August 22. The online section of the class is  August 29 thru October 16 and students work at their own pace with weekly assignments. The in-class portion is taught at BGSU during the week of October 17-21. You must successfully complete the online course work in order to progress to the in-class section. The State exam will be available October 21.

Must be registered by August 22.

Special Requirements
OAC 4765-11-14: Each student shall be certified as a firefighter under section 4765.55 of the Revised Code. Each student shall be employed by one of the following: A firefighting agency as defined in division (A)(5) of section 9.60 of the Revised Code; A private firefighting company as defined in division (A)(5) of section 9.60 of the Revised Code that is providing fire protection in accordance with division (B), (C), or (D) of section 9.60 of the Revised Code. Students must complete NIMS IS-100 and IS-700 prior to certification.

Required Textbook
You must purchase and bring IFSTA Fire Inspection & Code Enforcement–8th Edition & Study Guide. The books can be purchased through or John D. Pruer & Associates at 1.800.253.8183.

Students will also need a copy of the current Ohio Fire Code & Building Code.

Class Details

54 Session(s)
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun.  
  Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu.  
  Weekly - Fri.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Bowen-Thompson Student Union
  Online Class-BGSU.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Andrew Bickerstaff  2.Patrick Wambo  3.Brandon Loboschefski 



Registration Closes On
Monday, August 29, 2022 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/29/2022 - 10/16/2022 Weekly - Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat 12:01 AM - 11:59 PM Web, Online Class-BGSU  Map Brandon Loboschefski  ; Andrew Bickerstaff 
10/17/2022 - 10/20/2022 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM Bowling Green, Bowen-Thompson Student Union  Map Brandon Loboschefski 
10/21/2022 - 10/21/2022 Weekly - Fri 08:00 AM - 02:00 PM Bowling Green, Bowen-Thompson Student Union  Map Patrick Wambo