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Fire Service Extension Noncredit Courses

Course Number
Course Title

Date

Time

Location

Tuition
  Durham Tech Fire Academy Mandatory Orientation: July 22
August 18, 2014
– Jan. 28, 2015
6 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Northern Durham Center, room 120
Northern Durham Center
 
43633 Rooke School I

August 20, 29, Sept. 3, 10, 18, 25

7–10 p.m. Orange Grove VFD $70
43749 HazMat Refresher

August 21

7–10 p.m. Cedar Grove VFD $70
43454 TR: Confined Space Rescue Operations

August 23

8 a.m.–5 p.m. South Orange Rescue $70
42914 Basic Aerial Operations

Sept. 2, 4
Sept. 6

6:30–10:30 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Bethesda Fire & Rescue $70
  NC Surface Water Rescue

TBA

TBA Eno River State Park $125
43444 Sprinklers

September 4, 8
September 6

7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70
43726 Salvage

Sept. 4, 11

7–10 p.m. Cedar Grove VFD $70
43445 HazMat Update September 11 7–10 p.m. Caldwell VFD $70
43533 Law and Administration

September 12, 13, 14
September 13
September 14

6:30–10:30 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
8 –11:30 a.m.
Durham FD Admin $70
43728 Portable Extinguishers

Sept. 18, 25

7–10 p.m. Cedar Grove VFD $70
43752 Surface Water Rescue

Sept. 18, 19, 24, 25, 26

8 a.m.–5 p.m. Eno State Park $125
43447 Essentials I: Durham County Rookie School

September 19, 20
September 21

7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Durham Fire Administration $125
43446 HazMat Update

September 22

6–10 p.m. Lebanon VFD $70
43448 Essentials II: Durham County Rookie School

September 26, 27
September 28

7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Durham Fire Administration $125
  Agriculture Rescue

TBA

TBA Caldwell VFD $125
43636 Rooke School II

October 1,9, 15, 22, 30, Nov. 5

7–10 p.m. Orange Grove VFD $70
  NCSAR

October 3, 4, 5

TBA Camp New Hope $70
42915 Aerial Maintenance

October 6, 8
October 11

6:30–10:30 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Bethesda Fire & Rescue $70
  Agriculture Rescue

TBA

6–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–6 p.m.
Caldwell VFD $125
43743 Fire Behavior

October 20, 23
October 25

7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70
43296 TR Wilderness Rescue October 17, 24
October 18, 19, 25, 26
6–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–6 p.m.
Eno VFD
Eno VFD
$180
43534 Fire Preventiion Level 1 Standard Inspection October 20, 21, 22, 23 8 a.m.–6 p.m. Durham FD Admin $125
43456 Firefighter Orientation & Safety October 20, 23, 24
October 25
6–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–6 p.m.
White Cross VFD $70
42916 Aerial Testing

October 27, 30
November 1

6:30–10:30 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Bethesda Fire & Rescue $70
43457 Personal Protective Equipment

October 27, 30
November 1

7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70
  Portable Fire Extinguishers November 3, 6 7–10 p.m. Lebanon VFD $70
  HazMat Update November 10 7–10 p.m. Orange Grove VFD $70
  Building Construction November 10, 13
November 15
7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70
  Fire Behavior November 17, 20
November 20
November 22
7–10 p.m.
6–10 p.m.
9 a.m.–2 p.m.
White Cross VFD $70
  Ropes (firefighter) November 20
November 22
6–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–6 p.m.
NDC 120 $70
  HazMat Update

TBA

6–10 p.m. Lebanon VFD $70
  Forcible Entry

December 1, 4
December 6

7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70
  Personal Protective Eqwuipment

December 8
December 11
December 13

7–10 p.m.
6–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
White Cross VFD $70
  Ladders

December 15, 18
December 20

7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70
  Portable Fire Extinguishers January 5, 6 7–10 p.m. White Cross VFD $70
  Loss Control (salvage & overhaul) January 12, 15 7–10 p.m. Lebanon VFD $70
  Ventilation January 26, 29, February 2
January 31, February 7
7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70
  Durham Tech Fire Academy February 9– July 31 8 a.m.–5 p.m. NDC 120  
  Fire Hoses, Streams, & Appliances February 16, 19, 23
February 21, 28
7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70
  Forcible Entry February 23
February 28
6–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
White Cross VFD $70
  NFA Leadership I

March 3, 4

9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Ladders March 9
March 12
March 14
7–10 p.m.
6–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
White Cross VFD $70
  TR Ropes Specialty March 15 TBA CHFD $125
  Water Supplies (firefighter certification) March 16, 19, 23
March 21
7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70  
  NFA Leadership II

March 17, 18

9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70  
  Ropes Spring 2015 TBA Cedar Grove VFD $70
  NFA Leadership III

April 1, 2

9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70  
  Fire Hose, Streams, & Appliances April 6, 13
April 7, 8
April 11
7–10 p.m.
6–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
White Cross VFD $70
  Instructor I April 14, 15
April 21
8 a.m.–6 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Carrboro Fire/Rescue $125
  Hazardous Materials Technician Spring 2015 – Dates and Times TBA TBA Durham FD Admin $180
  Fire & Life Safety Educator III-Planning May 5, 6 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Fire & Life Safety Educator III-Education May 12, 13 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Fire & Life Safety Educator III-Administration May 19, 20 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Instructor II June 2, 3, 16, 17
June 30
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Carrboro Fire/Rescue $125
  Decision Making for Initial Company Ops June 9, 10 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Planning for Initial Company Ops June 23, 24 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Ops July 7, 8 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  NC Rapid Intervention Team TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $125
  Motorsports Rescue and Extrication TBA TBA NDC 120  

 

*The National Fire Academy now requires students to obtain a Student Identification Number prior to attending any NFA class. Please follow the link below to obtain your NFA Student ID and present that number to the instructor on the first day of class. http://www.usfa.fema.gov/nfa/about/attend/ftin.shtm

Required book for Fire Prevention Standard I Inspection and Fire Prevention Standard II Inspection

Fire Prevention Code book, 2012 ed.
Purchase from the International Code Council ( www.iccsafe.org)  or directly from:
N.C. Office of State Fire Marshal
322 Chapanoke Road
Raleigh, NC

Required book for Fire & Life Safety Educator I classes

Fire & Life Safety Educator, 3rd Edition by IFSTA. ISBN: 978-0879393960. Purchase from the best available vendor including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or the NC Fire & Rescue Instructor's website http://www.ncsfri.org/

Required book for Fire Officer I

Fire Officer: Principles and Practice, 2nd edition.
Purchase from Henry Sermons at 252-447-5660 or where available.

Questions or more information about classes, email Clinton Briggs or phone 919-536-7242 ext. 4601.

Other Fire/Emergency Services Training Sites:
U.S. Fire Administration
NC Dept. Insurance--Office of the State Fire Marshal Firehouse Magazine Training
Explore Public Service Careers

 

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