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Volunteer Firefighter Course (Packet)* EMS 0209 PDF
Firefighter I Transition Course (Packet)* EMS 0207 PDF
Firefighter I Course (Packet)* EMS 0204 PDF
Firefighter II Transition Course (Packet)* EMS 0208 PDF
Firefighter I & II Course (Packet)* EMS 0203 PDF
Volunteer Firefighter Course Objectives Check-Off EMS 0114 PDF Word
Firefighter I and II Course Objectives Check-Off EMS 0121 PDF Word
Courage to be Safe: Sixteen Life Safety Initiatives Course    

The Volunteer Firefighter, Firefighter I Transition, Firefighter I, Firefighter II Transition, and Firefighter I and II course packets, as well as the Volunteer Firefighter Course Objectives Check-Off Packet have been revised to accommodate changes resulting from the release of the 2019 edition of the NFPA 1001 standard.The revised documents (provided below) shall be used to deliver firefighter training courses effective April 1, 2019.

Training programs shall continue to use the current firefighter course documents (Dated 1/18) and NFPA 1001, 2013 based textbooks through March 31, 2019.Any firefighter course started before the April 1, 2019 effective date shall meet the NFPA 1001, 2013 standard. Courses starting on or after April 1, 2019 shall meet the NFPA 1001, 2019 standard, including updated textbooks from the various publishers.

The Hazard Recognition Officer and Fire Safety Inspector packets have been revised to align with NFPA 1031 (2014) and Pro Board requirements.The revised course packet documents (provided below) shall be used to deliver Hazard Recognition Officer and Fire Safety Inspector courses effective April 1, 2019.

Training programs shall continue to use the Hazard Recognition Officer and Fire Safety Inspector course documents dated 3/18 through March 31, 2019. Any Hazard Recognition Officer or Fire Safety Inspector course started before the April 1, 2019 effective date shall be delivered in accordance with 3/18 course document requirements. Any course started on or after April 1, 2019 shall use the course packets effective April 1, 2019.

In addition, minor changes (primarily document titles and document numbering) were made to the Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations Course Packet, the Emergency Vehicle Operations Course Packet, the Ohio Fire and EMS Instructor Curriculum, and the Live Fire Training Operations Job Performance (JPR) Check-Off Packet. The revised documents will be effective April 1, 2019.

Please contact the Division of EMS Education Section at EMSFireEducation@dps.ohio.gov with questions regarding the course packets or deadlines, or to provide feedback on the proposed course packets.

COURSE PACKETS EFFECTIVE APRIL 1, 2019:
Volunteer Firefighter Course Packet EMS 0309 PDF
Firefighter I Transition Course Packet EMS 0307 PDF
Firefighter I Course Packet EMS 0304 PDF
Firefighter II Transition Course Packet EMS 0308 PDF
Firefighter I & II Course Packet EMS 0303 PDF
Hazard Recognition Officer Course Packet EMS 0311 PDF
Fire Safety Inspector Course Packet EMS 0226 PDF
Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations Course Packet EMS 0205 PDF
Emergency Vehicle Operations Course Packet EMS 0210 PDF
Ohio Fire and EMS Instructor Curriculum EMS 0122 PDF
Live Fire Training Operations Job Performance (JPR) Check-Off EMS 1112 PDF
Volunteer Firefighter Course Objectives Check-Off Packet EMS 0114 PDF

Hazardous Materials Awareness & Operations

Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations Course (Packet)* EMS 0205 PDF

Fire Safety Inspector

Fire Safety Inspector Certification Requirements EMS 0126 PDF

Hazard Recognition Officer

Hazard Recognition Officer Course (Packet) EMS 0211 PDF

Emergency Vehicle Operations

Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (Packet)* EMS 0210 PDF

Fire Instructor

Ohio Fire and EMS Instructor Curriculum EMS 0122 PDF
Fire Service Training Module EMS 1109 PDF
Live Fire Training Awareness Module EMS 1110 PDF
Live Fire Training Awareness Course Instructor Guide – Contact the Division of EMS    
Live Fire Training Awareness Course Student Guide – Contact the Division of EMS    
Live Fire Training Awareness Course PPT Slides – Contact the Division of EMS    

Fire Safety Inspector Instructor

Ohio Fire and EMS Instructor Curriculum EMS 0122 PDF
Fire Safety Inspector Training Module EMS 0202 PDF

Live Fire Instructor (LFI)

Live Fire Training Operations Course Information EMS 1107 PDF
Live Fire Training Operations Course Instructor Guide – Contact the Division of EMS    
Live Fire Training Operations Course Student Guide – Contact the Division of EMS    
Live Fire Training Operations Course PPT Slides – Contact the Division of EMS    
Live Fire Training Operations Job Performance (JPR) Check-Off EMS 1112 PDF Word

 

*Course packets include Course Overview, Course Requirements, Required Contact Hours, Course Admission Requirements, Course Objectives, Qualifications for Certification, Recommended Hours Guide, and Practical Skills Requirements, as applicable.

 

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