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The application period for the following programs is now open:

NEW PROGRAMS AVAILABLE! SEE BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION!

Firefighter I Training Program
Bethany Fire Department
765 Amity Rd
Bethany, Connecticut
Cost: $1050 per student for Valley Emergency Plan member town applicants. $1150 for non-member town applicants The cost of this class includes all program and certification fees. The cost of the required Jones and Bartlett Fundamentals of Firefighting, Third Edition is NOT included in the cost of the course. Said book can be purchased from the Valley Fire School at cost.
This class will be held Wednesday evenings and Sunday days beginning on Wednesday, January 3, 2018.
Applications will be accepted until a maximum of twenty-five (25) applications are received.
Applicants must be sworn members of a fire department, and shall be at least eighteen (18) years old by the night of the first class. Training authorizations forms downloaded from our online application page must be completed and signed by the Chief or Training Officer and returned with payment on or before the first night of class.
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2Q Driver Training and Basic Pump Operator Combination Class
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS CLASS IS FULL! WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR A WAITING LIST!
Oxford Center Fire Department
484 Oxford Rd.
Oxford, Connecticut
Cost: $450 per student. The cost of this class includes all program and certification fees. Upon successful completion of our program, attendees will receive a certificate for Basic Pump Operator, and will be elgibile to take the practical test for their Q endorsement. STUDENTS MUST ATTEND ALL SESSIONS TO RECEIVE A CERTIFICATE AND BE ELIGIBLE FOR TESTING FOR THEIR CLASS D, Q ENDORSEMENT!
This class will be held on the following dates:
Wednesday, November 1(7:00 pm to 10:00 pm)
Saturday, November 4 (8:00 am t 4:00 pm)
Wednesday, November 8 (7:00 pm to 10:00 pm)
Saturday, November 11 (8:00 am to 4:00 pm)
Wednesday, November 15 (7:00 pm to 10:00 pm)
Saturday, November 18 (8:00 am to 4:00 pm)
Saturday, November 25 (8:00 am to 4:00 pm)
TESTING ON DECEMBER 2 and DECEMBER 3. Students only need to attend one (1) testing session. Applications will be accepted until a maximum of sixteen (16) applications are received.
Applicants must be sworn members of a fire department, and shall be at least eighteen (18) years old by the night of the first class, and a current valid driver's license issued by any State authority. Training authorizations forms downloaded from our online application page must be completed and signed by the Chief or Training Officer and returned with payment on the first night of class.
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Basic Pump Operator (16-Hour Program)
Great Hill Hose
140 Botsford Rd
Seymour, Connecticut
Cost: $150 per student. The cost of this class includes all program and certification fees. Upon successful completion of our program, attendees will receive a certificate for Basic Pump Operator. STUDENTS MUST ATTEND ALL SESSIONS TO RECEIVE A CERTIFICATE!
This class will be held on the following dates:
Monday, October 16 (7:00 pm to 10:00 pm)
Thursday, October 19 (7:00 pm to 10:00 pm)
Saturday, October 21 (8:00 am to 4:00 pm)
Applications will be accepted until a maximum of sixteen (16) applications are received.
Applicants must be sworn members of a fire department, and shall be at least eighteen (18) years old by the night of the first class, and a current valid driver's license issued by any State authority. Training authorizations forms downloaded from our online application page must be completed and signed by the Chief or Training Officer and returned with payment on the first night of class.
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Fire Officer I
Orange Fire Department, Station #2
355 Boston Post Rd
Orange, Connecticut
Cost: $350.00 per Student. The cost of this program includes the course and all examination fees. The cost of the book required for class is NOT included!
Prerequisites: Candidates must provide proof of certification to a level not less than Fire Service Instructor I
Class Dates:
Tuesday, January 9, 2018: Chapter 1 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Thursday, January 11, 2018: Chapter 1 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Saturday, January 13, 2018: Chapters 2,3,&4 (8:30 am to 4:30 pm)
Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Chapter 6 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Thursday, January 18, 2018: Chapter 12 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Saturday, January 20, 2018: Chapters 7,8,&9 (8:30 am to 4:30 pm)
Tuesday, January 23, 2018: Chapter 10 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Thursday, January 25, 2018: Chapter 11 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Saturday, January 27, 2018: Chapters 14&18 (8:30 am to 4:30 pm)
Tuesday, January 30, 2018: Chapter 13 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Thursday, February 1, 2018: Chapter 5 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Saturday, February 3, 2018: Chapter 19 (8:30 am to 4:30 pm)
Tuesday, February 6, 2018: Chapter 15 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Thursday, February 8, 2018: Chapter 16 (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday, February 10, 2018: Chapter 17, ESD (8:30 am to 4:30 pm)
Tuesday, February 13, 2018: ESD (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Thursday, February 15, 2018: ESD (6:30 pm to 10:00 pm)
Saturday, February 17, 2018: ESD (8:30 am to 4:30 pm)
Saturday, February 24, 2018: Certification Practical Exam (Starting at 8:00 am)
State Written Exam: Date to be determined
This class is limited to the first twenty-six (26) applicants.
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