Airport Fire Fighter
Designed for fire departments, both civilian and military, whose primary mission is aircraft fire and rescue. This course meets the training requirements of both NFPA 1003: Standard for Airport Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications and FAA FAR Part 139.319 and may lead to IFSAC and Pro Board certifications. The course covers such topics as Airport Familiarization, Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Apparatus, Aircraft Types, Engines and Systems, and Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Procedures. These classroom sessions are followed by practical exercises in turret operations, and extinguishment of wheel/brake, engine, interior cabin, and fuel spill fires through the use of handlines. This course will be held at a facility where various aircraft and apparatus are available.
For more information, call 1-800-241-2467
Special Equipment - NFPA compliant full turnout gear, SCBA with spare bottle, and PASS device.
Physical Requirements - This is a physically demanding course which requires students to be in good physical condition.
$ 295 In-State
$ 495 Out-Of-State
18 years of age
High school diploma/GED
IFSAC or Pro Board Certified Fire Fighter II
Documented proof of training for Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations