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Bureau of Training & Certification
Training & Education Programs
Aircraft Rescue Training Facility
Course Offerings

Airport Firefighter
Med Release Required? Yes
Textbook: IFSTA Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting, 6th Edition
Hours: 48
Description: Designed for fire departments, both civilian and military, whose primary mission is aircraft firefighting and rescue. This course meets the training requirements for both NFPA 1003: Standard for Airpot Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications and FAA FAR Part 139.319. Successful completion of this course will lead to ProBoard Certification. This course covers such topics as airport familiarization, aircraft rescue and fire fighting apparatus, aircraft types, engines and systems, and aircraft rescue and fire fighting procedures. These classroom sessions are followed by practical exercises in turret operations, and extinguishment of wheel/brake, engine, interior cabin, and fuel spill fires through the use of hand lines.
Prerequisites: Firefighter II
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Dress Code: Department Uniform
Equipment: None
Class Size: 20 (minimums apply)
FAA Aircraft Firefighting Recertification Practical
Med Release Required? No
Hours: 8
Description: Student will reinforce basic safety requirements and engage in interior, engine, wheel & brake, and spill fires as need to complete FAA requirements or other departmental needs. All classes are configured to the requested difficulty and needs of requesting agency.
Prerequisites: None
Dress Code: Department Uniform
Equipment: None
Class Size: 20 (minimums apply)
   
 
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