Emergency Services

Certification Pre-requisites

The following table lists the MINIMUM requirements.

Airport Firefighter
(Airport Training Center)
  • Fire Fighter II
  • Hazardous Materials Operations
Driver Operator - Pumper
  • Fire Fighter I
Evaluator Workshop
  • Designed for New Evaluators
  • Level of certification that you want to evaluate
Evaluator Workshop
Annual/Upgrade
  • Designed for Established Evaluators
  • Short Program
Fire Fighter I
  • CPR
  • First Aid
  • Hazardous Materials Operations
Fire Fighter II
  • Fire Fighter I
  • Vehicle Rescue (Operations minimum) Certificate
  • Hazardous Materials Operations
Fire Officer I
  • Fire Fighter II
  • Fire Instructor I
  • Hazardous Materials Operations
Fire Officer I
Challenge Process Only
  • See requirements in Fire Officer I
  • NFA "Fire Fighter Safety & Survival"
  • Company Officer Responsibility" or NFA "Incident Safety Officer"
  • Health Safety Officer"
  • NFA "Incident Command System"
Fire Investigator
  • Be 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Clean Criminal Record Check
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness
Fire Instructor I
  • None
Fire Instructor II
  • Fire Instructor I
Hazardous Materials Awareness  
Hazardous Materials Operations
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness Certification
Hazardous Materials Technician  
Rescue Core
  • None
Rescue Technician: Vehicle/Machinery
  • Rescue Core Certification