Fire Service Instructor I 


NFPA Standard: NFPA 1041, 2012, Chapter 4

Accredited:  IFSAC: Yes, NPQS: Yes

Prerequisites: None

Description: Fire Service Instructor I will demonstrated the knowledge and ability to deliver instruction effectively from a prepared lesson plan, including instructional aids and evaluation instruments; adapt lesson plans to the unique requirements of the students and authority having jurisdiction; organize the learning environment so that learning is maximized; and meet the record-keeping requirements of authority having jurisdiction. 

Requirements for Certification: Candidates shall be at least 18 years of age. Complete a practical skills examination with a "Passing" score. Complete an 80 question written examination with a passing score of 70% or higher 

Reference List:

NFPA 1041, Standard for Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualifications, 2012 Edition

IFSTA Fire Service Instructor, 7th Edition, 1st Printing

Jones and Bartlett, Principles and Practices, Instructor, 2nd edition 

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