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Fire Fighter I/II


This course is based on NFPA 1001: Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications. The course is designed for the person who seeks the knowledge and skills to function as an integral member of a firefighting team under direct or general supervision in hazardous conditions. The Fire Fighter I/II course consists of a combination of classroom study, drill field practice, and training evolutions that will prepare the fire fighter to perform most fire ground functions under the supervision of an officer or experienced firefighter.

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. It is recommened that the student have more than one PT outfit. Running shoes are required.

Physical Requirements - This is a physically demanding course which requires the student to be in good physical condition.

Hours   360

Required Text - Essentials of Fire Fighting, 7th Edition
Rapid Intervention Crew
2016 Emergency Response Guidebook

Certification Course Syllabus
Practical Exam Materials


  • 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Physical Statement AFC and PSC Form 05
  • Successful completion of Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) within 12 months of start date
  • Prior to Certification as a Fire Fighter I and II: (Pro Board or IFSAC) Certified Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations

Course Dates

Begin DateEnd DateLocation 
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Monday, October 12, 2020Friday, December 11, 2020Fort Payne Regional Training Center -- Time - 8:00amCall 1-800-241-2467 to register
Friday, October 16, 2020Friday, January 22, 2021Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service (In-State Students Only)Call 1-800-241-2467 to register
Monday, October 19, 2020Wednesday, December 23, 2020Phenix City Fire/Rescue (In-State Students Only) -- Time - 8:00 amCall 1-800-241-2467 to register
Monday, February 1, 2021Friday, April 2, 2021Alabama Fire College & Personnel Standards Commission -- Time - 8:00amCall 1-800-241-2467 to register

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