The fire service program represents the majority of training that MU FRTI offers. This program includes firefighter training courses from basic to advanced skill levels as well as fire officer and fire instructor training. These courses include both classroom and hands-on training components. Training courses are provided both on-campus and at local host facilities. Approximately 80% of these training sessions are delivered at the local level throughout the state where firefighters work and live. MU FRTI regularly partners with local agencies and will provide specialized equipment and transport mobile training props to training sites in order to provide the necessary skills training associated with the program.
This training meets national and federal standards and the State of Missouri Firefighter Certification requirements as applicable. More information on specific course accreditation is listed under individual course titles in the courses section of the website.