Personnel preparing for a college level fire instructor, company officer, or SFT Certified Training Instructor position
Instructional Methodology (Instructor I)
Complete all group activities and formative tests. Pass all individual activities without omitting critical criteria as identified on the activity sheet.
Dress is casual, but respectful and uniforms are okay as well. Please bring a laptop computer with you to class each day. Student materials will be on flash-drives.
This course provides the skills and knowledge needed for the intermediate level professional instructor to perform his or her duties safely, effectively, and competently. The curriculum is based on the 2012 edition of NFPA 1041 Standard for Fire Service Instructor Professional qualifications and the 2012 edition of NFPA 1403 Standard of Live Fire Training Evolutions.
At the end of this course, candidates for Instructor II certification will be able to develop lesson plans and evaluation instruments, teach and deliver instruction, and evaluate and coach other instructors. The Instructor II will also able to analyze resources and formulate a program budget.
Please bring a laptop computer with you to class each day. Student materials are on flash-drives.
Lesson plan and teaching demonstrations will be required.