Fire Officer I

Fire Officer I

  • Hours: 40
  • Min/Max Students: 15/25
  • None
  • DFS 4-Inspector
  • DFS 12-Instructor
  • DFS 4-Investigator

Continuing Education Unit (CEU)
  • In the lower-division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in fire service, fire science, emergency management, or emergency medical services (7/14).

American Council on Education (ACE)

This course is designed to provide individuals with the ability to perform as an entry-level supervisor in a fire service organization. Following the requirements of NFPA 1021, Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, Chapter 4, 2014 edition, this course examines the fire officer level I role in human resources management, community and government relations, inspection and investigation, emergency services delivery, and health and safety.


Special Requirements

  • Participants will meet in-person for the first day of class and to receive login instructions.
  • The remainder of the class will be instructor-led through an online portal over seven weeks.
  • This course requires a computer with Internet access.
  • Students should bring an Internet-capable laptop to class.

Currently Available for Enrollment