Fire Fighter Bridge
This is an entry-level bridge course for certified Volunteer Fire Fighters who seek Fire Fighter I/II certification. This five-week course consists of a combination of classroom study, drill field practice, and training evolutions that prepare the fire fighters to perform most fire ground functions under the supervision of an officer or experienced fire fighter. Successful completion of all written exams, practical exercises, and a passing score on the state certification exam is required for certification.
Co-requisite: Hazardous Materials: Awareness & Operations
For more information, call 1-800-241-2467
Special Equipment - NFPA compliant turnout gear and SCBA with spare bottle, PASS device, navy AFC t-shirts and navy AFC shorts, navy AFC sweat suit (seasonal) for physical training, available from the Alabama Fire College Bookstore. Running shoes are required.
Physical Requirements - This is a physically demanding course which requires the student to be in good physical condition.
$ 600 In-State
18 years of age
High school diploma/GED
Certified Volunteer Fire Fighter
Fire Fighter Medical Exam Form
Health insurance card
Successful completion of Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT)
Emergency Care Provider or proof of First Responder that meets or exceeds the Department of Transportation (DOT) Medical First Responder