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Fire Service Extension Noncredit Courses

Course Number
Course Title

Date

Time

Location

Tuition
43395 HazMat Level 1 Responder

July 28, 31, August 4, 7, 11, 14
August 2, 16

6–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
White Cross VFD $125
42731 Introduction to Aerials

August 4, 7
August 9

6:30–10:30 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Bethesda Fire & Rescue $70
43414 Rescue (firefighter)

August 4, 7, 11, 14, 18
August 16

7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $70
  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
 
  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
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
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 11

7–10 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
  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
43455 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
  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
    Water Supplies (firefighter certification) March 16, 19, 23
March 21
7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Lebanon VFD $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
  Hazardous Materials Technician TBA TBA Durham FD Admin $180
  NFA Leadership I TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  NFA Leadership II TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  NFA Leadership III TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Fire & Life Safety Educator III-Planning TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Fire & Life Safety Educator III-Education TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Fire & Life Safety Educator III-Administration TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Decision Making for Initial Company Ops TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Ops TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  Planning for Initial Company Ops TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $70
  NC Rapid Intervention Team TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $25
  Instructor I & II TBA TBA Carrboro Fire/Rescue $180
  TR Ropes Specialty TBA TBA CHFD $180
  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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