Fauquier County Department of Fire Rescue           & Emergency Management                                    

62 Culpeper Street                                                                                                                       Warrenton, Virginia 20186                                                                                                                    
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Fire Academy #2018-30 (Night)

  • 10 Sep 2018
  • 18:30
  • 13 Mar 2019
  • 22:30
  • Fire Rescue Training Center, 210 Hospital Dr., Warrenton
  • 9


  • Non-Departmental Members
  • Department Member

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COURSE: Fire Academy #2018-30

Course Description: The Fire Academy delivers the Commonwealth of Virginia certified Firefighter Level I and Level II, Hazardous Materials Operations.  Firefighter I-(9/10/2018) An entry level course for new firefighters. Course consists of a combination of classroom study, scenarios and modular practical experiences that will prepare the firefighter to carry out most fire ground functions under the direct supervision of an officer or experienced firefighter. The scenarios are designed to train the student in realistic fire ground operations. Firefighter II – (03/04/2019) A course designed for the Firefighter I who is prepared to assume more of a leadership role in a department. Course consists primarily of classes designed to give the student more knowledge of fire ground situations so that he or she can make basic evaluations of safety problems and assume leadership roles in carrying out interior attack and search operations. Hazardous Materials Operations (1/28/2019) is required to prepare the students to participate in defensive leak and spill control operations.


Prerequisites: Students must be at least 16 years of age in order to complete all aspects of the course. Junior Firefighters must comply with all Junior Firefighters pre-requisites as defined by Department of Labor and Industry standards.


Equipment Required: Full turnout gear including SCBA.


DATES:  First Class is (FFI Sept.10, 2018) (FFII March 4, 2019)


TIMES: 18:30 – 22:30 hours (Mon. & Weds. EVERY OTHER Sat. (09:00-17:00)

                                                                 (First Saturday is 9/22/2018)


LOCATION:     Training Center Basement of EMS 01


NOTE:  To be issued a certificate the student must have a current CPR card, ICS 100/200/700 and Hazardous Materials Operations certificate.


TEXT: Jones and Bartlett Fundamentals of Fire Fighting 3rd Edition

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