Training Classes For Firefighters

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2020 Classes/Seminars

March 23 -27

North Region Wildland Academy

  • Join North Metro Fire, Thornton Fire and the Boulder County Firefighters Association for our Wildland Academy. Classes include: Squad Boss - Firefighter Type 1, Portable Pumps and Water Use, Crew Boss - Single Resource, and Engine Boss - Single Resource.
  • Academy flyer and registration information

March 30 (Cancelled)

When Things Go Bad - Presented by Paul Capo

  • This training will teach the roles and responsibilities of a firefighter rescue, regardless of position. Participants will learn how to rescue other firefighters and how to self rescue by watching live fatality videos and discussing case studies.

May 7

Tricks of the Truck - Presented by Paul Capo

  • This seminar will teach all six positions of the truck company, which include the company officer, irons, can, driver operator, outside vent, and roof position. Participants will also learn tricks of the trade to increase productivity and safety.
  • Register online - Class cost is $65

June 3

Risk Management - Presented by Gordon Graham, J.D.

  • Everything you do in your organization involves a level of risk.  In this program, Gordon Graham will explain how to recognize the real risks you face and he will give you thoughts on how to prioritize this risk. He will also show you how to act to do something about the real risk you face in your organization.
  • Register online - Class cost is $75