Begin or enhance your career in structural firefighting and prepare for testing and certification as IFSAC Firefighter 1. Classroom and hands-on instruction includes basic firefighting skills, fire behavior, fire control techniques, fire ground safety, apparatus and equipment operation and maintenance, fire investigations, report writing, and physical fitness. Students must obtain medical clearance from physician and submit an application prior to acceptance into the Firefighter 1 Academy. Course fee includes textbooks and use of turnout gear.
To learn more about the program, please visit the Firefighter Academy website: www.nic.edu/firefighter
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