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SCHEDULING

Firefighting

NOTE: ALL CLASS TIMES ARE ON CENTRAL STANDARD TIME AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Date Posted: 9/21/2014

ALL NEW CLASSES:

                   EMERGENCY VEHICLE DRIVER TRAINING (VIFS)

This class will be open to anyone who needs a certificate in Emergency Vehicle Training for ISO, Vehicle Operations for Insurance Purposes, or just want the Specialized Training in their vehicle.  It is open to Firefighters, City and County Drivers or anyone that drives a company vehicle (Dump Trucks, Garbage Trucks, Pick up, etc.).

The dates for this class are
October 14, & 17 from 5:30 to 9:30 and Saturday, October 18, from 7:30 to 4:30.

                                        
   COSTS:   $60.00 (If Chipola Fire Trucks are used)
                                                             
$50.00 
(If student provides vehicle) 


           ADVANCED FIREFIGHTER TRAINING
               LIVE FIRE TRAINING INSTRUCTOR 1 (LFT 1)


This class teaches the information that is required to pass the State Exam to be a Live Fire Training Instructor 1.  To participate in the class the student must be a State Certified Firefighter 2 and a Firefighter Instructor 1.

The dates for this class are November 17, 18, 20, 24, in the classroom from 8 to 4:30 and we will burn on December 1, 2014 from 2 to 10 pm. 

                                                   COSTS:   $150.00

                                           FIRE OFFICER I


WE WILL OFFER ALL THE CLASSES NEEDED TO BECOME A FIRE OFFICER I.

            FIRE SERVICE COURSE DELIVERY FFP 1740/FSFC208

The first course we will offer is a 45 hour Fire Service Course Delivery.  This course explains principles, procedures, and techniques of teaching, with emphasis on methods of instruction developing training outlines, use of visual aids, and teaching procedures of fire science instructors.
The dates for this class are October 13, 15, 17, 20, 22, & 24, 2014 from 8 to 4:30
We will offer the other 3 courses in the Spring. 

                                                    COSTS:  $150.00

NOTE:  This course can NOT be used as a college credit course.

       FIREFIGHTER LOST DRILL (BLACK OUT) AND LIVE BURN

THIS CLASS WILL BE HANDS-ON.  The first 4 Hours students will learn New Techniques for Dawning an SCBA, How and when to call a MAYDAY, go on air to make entry quickly, practice how to Breach a Wall covered with dry-wall, and how to get out of a Wire Tangle Hazard,  the next 4 Hours we will be training in a Live Fire Structure Burn and studying Fire Behavior.

                                                    COST:  $25.00

     FIREFIGHTER MINIMUM STANDARDS

                 FIRST RESPONDER-FIREFIGHTER I & II

 Continuous Day Class

This class will start January 26, 2015 and end May 14, 2015.  It will meet Monday through Thursday from 8:00 to 4:30 pm (cst). Any of these classes can be taken as individual classes or as a unit.

SCHEDULE:

Class will meet at Chipola on the following dates:
FIRST RESPONDER January 26, 27,28, 29, & 30, 2015
FIREFIGHTER I February 16, to March 26, 2015
FIREFIGHTER II March 30, to May 14, 2015.
 

                FIRST RESPONDER-FIREFIGHTER I & II

Continuous Night Class   


This class will start February 2, 2015 and end July 29, 2015.  It will meet Monday through Thursday from 5 pm to 10 pm (CST). Any of the classes (First Responder, Firefighter I, Firefighter II, or Forestry S-130,190, or L-180) can be taken as individual classes or as a unit.
Class will meet at Chipola on the following dates:
FIRST RESPONDER February 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, & 12, 2015
FIREFIGHTER I February 16, to May 11, 2015
FIREFIGHTER II May 12, to July 29, 2015

 

ESTIMATED COST for First Responder, Firefighter 1 & Firefighter 2: $1800.00  

Price includes, Tuition (First Responder, Firefighter 1 & 2, Hazardous Material, Forestry S-130/190, L-180),  Book (Essentials of Firefighting 6th Edition), background check, and T-Shirts.

SPECIAL ON LINE CLASS

                         FIREFIGHTER I - ON-LINE

We will offer a Firefighter I - On-line Class that start February 17 to April 28, 2015

PRICE INCLUDES: TUITION FOR FIREFIGHTER 1, HAZMAT,  TEACHING ALL FIREFIGHTER 1 SKILLS, FILLING OUT AND SIGNING  CHECK OFF SHEETS IN THE FIREFIGHTER 1 HAND BOOK, AND USE OF SCBA AND ALL EQUIPMENT.(Book, Forestry S-130, S-190, and First Responder not included). 
 To qualify for the
FIREFIGHTER 1 ON-LINE CLASS, the student must have a letter from their Fire Department or City that states that they are a member of the Fire Department and are in good standings.  HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA NOT REQUIRED!

                                         COST:         $400.00 

                          FIREFIGHTER I SKILLS

A class will be offered starting February 17 to April 28, 2015. This class will be offered as a short course and will meet the same nights as the Firefighter I class. 

All other classes are at regular pricing.

THERE ARE STILL OPENINGS FOR ALL CLASSES.

A STUDENT MAY TAKE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING CLASSES AS A SINGLE STAND ALONE CLASS.

2015 FIRST RESPONDER:

DAY CLASS January 26, 27,28, 29, & 30, 2015
   
NIGHT CLASS February 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, & 12, 2015

 

2015 FIREFIGHTER I:

DAY CLASS February 16, to March 26, 2015
0N LINE February 17 to April 28, 2015
NIGHT CLASS February 16, to May 11, 2015

 

2015 FIREFIGHTER II:

DAY CLASS March 30, to May 14, 2015.
   
NIGHT CLASS May 12, to July 29, 2015

 

                           OTHER CLASS OFFERINGS:

FORESTRY S-130, S-190

DAY CLASS March, 2015
Class will meet from 8 am to 4:30 pm
NIGHT CLASS May 2015 Class will meet from 5:30 pm to 10 pm

All dates are subject to change.

Please call Martin Fowler 850-718-2483 or e-mail at fowlerm@chipola.edu for pricing or if you have with any questions on any of our class offerings.

 
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