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Y-114 Fire & Emergency Services Instructor (32 hours)
The Fire & Emergency Services Instructor I course is a 32-hour course (16 hours of self paced cognitive learning and 16 hours of classroom). The primary emphasis in this course is placed on independent study, lecture, application, and evaluation of teaching/instructional methodology and instructional techniques that can be used to present educational information and psychomotor skills to fire service personnel.

Y118 - Fire Service Instructor II Curriculum (32 Hours)
This course builds on the foundation established in the Instructor I course to prepare the student to plan and develop lessons and programs for the purpose of delivering instruction; to supervise instructors and instruction and teach students in normal and hazardous learning environments; to develop examination methods and forms; and to develop and maintain a record and reporting system. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to describe and define instructional terms and methods, describe concepts of learning, use reference materials and locate instructional resources, use various instructional methods and instructional support materials, evaluate programs and learning, supervise and train instructors and students, create and maintain records and reports, use appropriate and effective communication methods, and be aware of instructor roles and responsibilities. The program is based on the National Fire Protection Association Standard 1041, Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualifications, 2002 edition.

Y764 - Wildland Firefighter I (40 Hours)
This course is based on NFPA 1051, 2002 standard for Wildland Firefighter I. The curriculum used to meet this level is based on the National Wildland Coordinating Group (NWCG) material S-130, S-190, I-100, and L-180. This course focuses the student on the basic level for understanding how fire behaves in the outdoor environment being influenced by the weather, topography and the type of fuel that is involved. Successful completion of this course will qualify the student for basic "Red Card" certification at the Wildland Firefighter I (NFPA) Firefighter II (NWCG) level

Y419 - Hazardous Materials First Responder - Awareness Level (8 Hours)
This course references NFPA 472 standard, Professional Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials incidents, 2002 edition. The goal of the competencies at the awareness level is to identify the possible release of a hazardous material, deny access and protect the public and other responders by controlling a scene, and make proper notifications that a hazardous materials release has occurred.

Y420- Hazardous Materials First Responder Operation Level (32 Hours)
This course references NFPA 472 standards, Professional Competency of Responders to Hazardous Materials incident, 2002 edition. The Hazardous Materials First Responder - Operations Level course provides personnel, who have the responsibility to operating as a member of a team, the basic skills needed to evaluate and work defensively at an incident involving the release of hazardous materials. The objectives of the course are to teach participants: Knowledge of basic hazard and risk assessment techniques, knowledge of selecting and using proper personal protective equipment provided to the first responder operational level; knowledge of performing basic control, containment and/or confinement operations within the capabilities of the resources and personal protective equipment available; understanding of the relevant standard operating guidelines and termination procedures. Prerequisite: Hazardous Materials Awareness.