Fire Fighter I/II
This course is based on NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, and may lead to IFSAC and Pro Board certifications. The course is designed for the person who seeks the knowledge and skills to function as an integral member of a fire-fighting team under direct or general supervision in hazardous conditions. The FF I/II course consists of a combination of classroom study, drill field practice, and training evolutions that will prepare the firefighter to perform most fireground functions under the supervision of an officer or experienced firefighter. Successful completion of all written exams, practical exercises, and a passing score on the state certification exam is required for graduation. Firefighter I/II registration is not accepted online.
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
Field Course – Contact host department regarding cost
Lodging Fee: Not Available
PPE Fee: Not Available
Uniform Fee: Not Available
Required Text - Delmar Alabama Firefighter's Handbook: Firefighter I and Firefighter II, 3rd ed, DOT Emergency Response guidebook, current ed, and AFC t-shirts and shorts for physical training. These items are available at the Alabama Fire College Bookstore or 1-866-984-3545
18 years of age
High School Diploma/GED
Physical Statement (AFC & PSC Form 05) from a physician licensed to practice in Alabama
Successful completion of Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT)
Proof of First Responder that meets or exceeds the DOT Medical First Responder
Co-Requisite: Hazardous Materials Awareness & Operations (to include Cpts. 6.2 & 6.6 of NFPA 472) Certification (IFSAC or Pro Board)