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- The 30th Maine State Weekend – June 1 – 3, 2018
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- NFA – Fire Instructor I-II
The application period for Fire Officer I & II is now open until September 1, 2017. Please down load materials for detail information and registration forms.
The Maine Fire Service Institute is pleased to offer Maine Fire Fighters an opportunity to attend our Fire Officer I & II Academy. This intensive 8 – day program will be held at the Hutchinson Center, Belfast Maine. The Residential Academy begins Friday, March 9 to Saturday, March 17, 2018. The required course “Fire Service Writing” will be offered at the MFSI Headquarters Complex, Brunswick, ME on Friday, 9/22/17 at 0800 – 1600 and continues on Saturday, 9/23/17 starting at 0800. The Mandatory Orientation Session follows at 1300 to 1700 on 9/23/17. Lodging provided for accepted candidates.
The “Fire Officer: Principles and Practices” course is a modern integrated learning system from Jones & Bartlett Publishers that prepares graduates to be certified at the Fire Officer I and II levels. This course combines current content with dynamic features and interactive technology to better support students to prepare for and enhance a career as a Fire Officer. This course covers the entire spectrum of the NFPA 1021, Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, 2014 Edition, including written and oral communication, size-up, and budgeting up to and including the Fire Officer II level. The features of this program will help students take that extra step toward becoming outstanding fire officers. They include detailed case studies; advice and encouragement from veteran fire officers; Fire Command Simulator exercises for ALL participants; and Subject Matter Experts presenting material over the course of the Academy.
See application for more details regarding tuition, fees, schedule, and credentials required.