Fire Officer 1 Certification Courses


Course/Attendance Policies

It is the policy of the Illinois Fire Chiefs Association Educational and Research Foundation to adhere to the requirements for student attendance as specified by the Office of the State Fire Marshal.

Students must attend 90% of the course hours and will only be allowed to miss class time with permission of the class instructor.  Any hours absent from the class will be reported to the student's fire chief.

No walk-in registrations will be accepted as waiting lists exist for most classes.  Students who do not cancel their attendance will be billed for the full amount of the course fee.

Certificates of Completion will be mailed and reported and mailed to the individual student and to the Office of the State Fire Marshal only after full payment has been made for the class.

2016 Fall-Winter Fire Officer I Schedule




Fire Prevention Principles

Sep 12-16, 2016

North Palos, Sta. 1

Instructor I

Oct 24-26, Oct 31-Nov 1, 2016

Downers Grove, Sta. 2

Instructor I

Nov 21-23, Nov 28-29, 2016

North Palos, Sta. 1

Leadership I

Oct 17-21, 2016

Darien Woodridge, Sta. 1

Leadership II

Nov 14-18, 2016

Darien Woodridge, Sta. 1

Tactics & Strategy I

Sep 26-Sep 30, 2016

Roofers Training Center (LaGrange IL Area)