Fire Officer II

FOP210 - 45.00 Hours

Description

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), and State Firefighter’s and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA). This is NOT a Pro Board Certification course.

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.

Schedule

  • Details
    7/21/2019 - 7/26/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  FOP210  2
    $645.00

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

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), and State Firefighter’s and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA). This is NOT a Pro Board Certification course.

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.

Prerequisites

Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) requires TCFP Basic Firefighter or IFSAC Fire Officer I Certification prior to scheduling the TCFP Fire Officer II Certification examination.

Course Completion Requirements

Textbook

IFSTA, Fire and Emergency Services Company Officer, 5th edition

Topics

Budgetary 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

Suggested Audience

  • Volunteer Firefighters and Officers
  • Career Firefighters and Officers

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)

Other Information

Class Hours

Sunday: 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm 
Friday: 8 am - until testing is complete

PPE

This course requires PPE Level 1 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual. All students are required to follow this manual at all times.

You must wear regular work attire for training activities and classroom sessions.

You may not wear shorts, sleeveless shirts, or open-toed shoes to any class or field activity.

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 please place the PO number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO 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.

Annual Fire Training School Contact Information

If you have any questions about Annual Schools, call (866) 878-8900 or email annual.school@teex.tamu.edu.

Testing Policy - American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Identified Disabilities

Contact Information

Jeff Rhoads

Training Manager
Phone: (866) 878-8900 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

Policies

Transfers, Cancellations, and Refunds

Please read the Transfer and Cancellation Policy

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