Fire Service Instructor I

Winter Fire School

Michael J Novak

Battalion Chief,
Branson Fire Department

Mike Novak is a Battalion Chief/Training Officer with Branson Fire Rescue and the Director of Fire services for DT4EMS, LLC. Chief Novak has 22 years experience as a volunteer and career firefighter, which includes ranks at all levels. He currently is a certified EMT, Fire Service Instructor 2, Fire Officer 2, DT4EMS Instructor Tier 2, amongst many other fire service certifications.

  • Start: 8:00 A.M., Saturday, February 3, 2018
  • End: 5:30 P.M., Saturday, February 3, 2018
  • None
  • 5 hrs Legal
  • 6 hrs Technical
  • 17 hrs Interpersonal
  • 12 hrs Skill

Missouri Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST)

Blended Learning Fees

Preregistration is required for Winter Fire School. A reduced tution rate is available if your registration is postmarked or received by the early registration deadline. Registrations postmarked or received after the early registration deadline, will be charged the regular tuition rate. All registrations must be received no later than the registration cutoff deadline.

Blended Learning Tuition — Before 01/19/18

Preregistration is required for the Winter Fire School.

Blended Learning Tuition — After 01/19/18

Preregistration is required for the Winter Fire School.

This course addresses NFPA 1041, Standard for Fire Instructor Professional Qualifications, Chapter 4, 2012 edition competencies at the fire service instructor I level. This course focuses on the presentation skills needed by new instructors delivering prepared lesson plans. Students will cover lesson plan preparation, presentation skills, using audiovisual equipment, identifying lesson objectives, questions, tests, and evaluation instruments.


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.
A complementary eBook is included with this course. If you would like a hard copy of the textbook please contact us. We are offering it at a significantly discounted price for attending this class.