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FO101 - Fire Instructor I

Overview

This course is designed to teach fire department instructor job responsibilities including skills to analyze training needs of a department and develop a comprehensive training program. The student will learn to construct behavioral objectives, perform job breakdowns, develop instructor guide sheets and develop and use visual aids. Out-of-class work and practical teaching assignments are used to practice and demonstrate instructional skill development. The course meets selected requirements of NFPA 1041: Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualifications. After completion of the course, eligible students may take the Tennessee Commission on Fire Fighting Personnel and Standard Education certification exam for Fire Instructor I.

Course Code

FO101

Length

40 Hours

Fees

  • $171 per student on campus
  • $2,500 flat rate off campus

Pre-Requisites

Basic Firefighting

Restrictions

Must be 18 years of age.

Certification

None

Maximum Class Size

20

Required Student Materials

  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Highlighter
  • Jones & Bartlett Fire Service Instructor Principles & Practice 2nd Edition (Book Only)
  • Laptop & Flash Drive Recommended

References

None

Course Objectives

  • Students will be able to teach from a prepared lesson plan using appropriate methods of delivery and communication skills to ensure that the learning process is effective.
  • Students will be able to understand each component of the lesson plan.

Other Notes

None

Register

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