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Regional Fire School

The application period for the following programs is now open:


2Q Driver Training / Basic Pump Operator Program
Orange Fire Department, Station #2
355 Boston Post Rd
Orange, Connecticut
Dates:To be determined. Starting in August
Wednesday evenings from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday days from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Cost: $450 per student

Students enrolled in this program will be trained in pre-trip inspections, basic maneuvers, and over the road basic driving of fire apparatus, as well as basic hydraulics for centrifugal pumps. Upon successful completion, candidates will receive a certificate for basic pump operator as well as a certificate to apply for their 2Q Driver's license
Applicants must be sworn active members of a fire department of at least 18 years of age with a current State of Connecticut Class D license.
Click here to apply online!

Firefighter II Training Program
Echo Hose EMS Training Center
430 Coram Ave
Shelton, Connecticut
Cost: $850 per student
The cost of this class includes all program and certification fees. The cost of the required Jones and Bartlett Fundamentals of Firefighting, 3th 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 on Wednesday evenings and Sunday days beginning on Wednesday, September 4, 2019.
Applications will be accepted until a maximum of twenty-five (25) applications are received.
Applicants must be 18 years of age on or before the first night of class, and sworn members of a fire department and provide proof of Firefighter I certification or membership to your department prior to July 1, 1977. 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.
Click here to see the course schedule!
Click here to apply online!

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