This course is designed to meet the needs of the mid-level officer/supervisor. The Fire Officer II course satisfies the requirements of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1021, Chapter 5 and provides the tools necessary to obtain certification through the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP), State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA), and the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board).
It is designed around classroom lectures and group interactive exercises to improve your abilities to manage multiple fire companies. This includes responsibilities such as strategic planning and operations, personnel development, and organizational communications.
Pro Board Certification Only
Prior to the last day of class you must be certified in the following disciples:
- NFPA 1021 Fire Officer I Certification
Course Completion Requirements
Pro Board Certification
These requirements must be met prior to the completion of this course.
- NFPA 1021 Fire Officer I Certification
- NFPA 1041 Fire Instructor I Certification
Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) skills testing is not offered as a part of the class. This course is eligible for
Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) state certification via the TEEX Pro Board / Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) Reciprocity process. Candidates, who successfully complete the course, pass the course final exam, and the Pro Board certification testing process will receive a Training Prior Approval (TPA) number on their Pro Board Certification. The Pro Board
Certification with the TPA number may be submitted to the Texas Commission on Fire Protection for reciprocity.
IFSTA, Fire and Emergency Services Company Officer, 5th edition. You should plan to bring a copy with you to class.
Duty uniform or business casual dress is required.
Required for Class
- Laptop computer
- Flash drive
- Basic calculator
TopicsBudgetary process +Fire safety inspection +Health and safety +Human resource management +Information management systems +Managing affirmative action +Organizational communication +Public fire education +Specialized fire protection equipment +Strategic Planning +Superior and subordinate interaction +Working with government agencies
- Current or Future Mid-Level Officers
- Military and Department of Defense (DoD) Firefighters and Officers
- Municipal Firefighters and Officers
- Volunteer Firefighters and Officers
Continuing Education and Professional Credits4.5 CEUs
Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+ACE+Pro Board+CE+Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)
- Minimum class size: 15
- Maximum class size: 25
- Please contact the Leadership Program for information about out-of-state pricing.
- To register for this course, open the registration form, print it, fill it out, and send it to the fax number or mailing address on the form.
American Council on Education (ACE) college credit recommendation: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, three semester hours in Fire Administration, Fire Science Administration/Management, Public Administration or Emergency Medical Services (4/04).
Annual Fire Training School Information
If you are attending this course as part of TEEX's Texas Annual Fire Training School taught each March and July, you need to be aware of the following additional information.
Annual Fire Training School Registration Requirements
Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order (including H.B. 2604 voucher) please place the number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO or voucher within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.
Annual Fire Training School Late Registration
The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.
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Annual Fire Training School Contact Information
If you have any questions about Annual Schools, call (866) 878-8900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.