Regional Alliance for Firefighter Training

Fire Instructor I

This course is designed to meet the NFPA 1041 (2019) Standard for Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualifications, Instructor 1 Level. Pro Board testing is eligible for this course. This course includes instructor and student presentations throughout the course covering the first eight chapters of the Fire and Emergency Services Instructor 3rd Edition text from Jones and Bartlett Learning. Significant student preparation and homework are required before the first day of class.

  • Must be a current member or have been a member within the last five years of an
    organized Michigan Fire Department
  • Must possess a Fire Fighter I and II certification 
  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years of Michigan firefighting experience at the time of
    application

Text Book Provided by RAFT

Fire and Emergency Services Instructor: Principles and Practice: Principles and Practice 3rd Edition
by Forest F Reeder (Author), Alan E Joos (Author)