This course is provided in a blended delivery model; components include online theory as well as live theory review and hands-on practical skill training.
- Firefighter Level I – Theory (XBUS8001) and Practical Skills (XBUS8002)
- Firefighter Level II – Theory (XBUS8003) and Practical Skills (XBUS8004)
- Hazardous Materials Awareness – Theory (XBUS8005)
- Hazardous Materials Operations – Theory (XBUS8006) and Practical Skills (XBUS8007)
Online Theory - 26 weeks from time of registration to complete (approximately 300-350 hours of learning) plus
Practical skills training - 4 weeks (160 hours)
$6,999.00 + GST
IFSTA, Essentials of Firefighting and Fire Department Operations, 6th Edition* DOT, Emergency Response Guidebook, 2016 Edition (Please note: Textbooks can be purchased through the Alberta Fire Chief’s Association Bookstore prior to program start date)
Personal Protective Equipment and Bunker Gear:
PPE and bunker gear is needed for the NFPA 1001 Fire Training Program’s practical skills component. You can rent the equipment, and you will be notified of any additional fees needed for specialized equipment.
NFPA 1001 - Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications (High School- Custom Program)
This course is provided in a blended delivery model; components include online theory as well as live theory review and hands-on practical skill training. The High School program hours are extended to allow for additional theory review and practical skills training. Practical skills training can be completed in local communities and prices may vary based on local approved training site costs. The tuition for this program ranges between $10,000 - $15,000.
If you are interested in offering this program in your community, please contact Bronwyn Taylor, Business Development Officer for Fire & Public Safety for more information.
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