This course is designed to meet the needs of the intermediate-level fire instructor. The course meets or exceeds the job performance requirements in National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1041, Standard for Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualifications, Chapter 5. The Fire Instructor II course is designed around classroom lectures and exercises.
This course provides the tools necessary to obtain certification through the National Professional Qualifications System (Pro Board), the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) and/or State Firemen's and Fire Marshals' Association (SFFMA).
There are no prerequisites to attend this course.
For Pro Board Certification Only
You are required to provide documentation of prerequisites for Fire Instructor I (NFPA 1041). The documentation you provide as proof of prerequisite must meet certain requirements.
Course Completion RequirementsYou must bring a laptop with Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Word software (or compatible software).
Duty uniform or business casual dress is required.
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.
As a part of the course, you will be to complete assignments using Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Word; therefore it is recommended that you have working knowledge of computers and a familiarity with MS PowerPoint, MS Word, and computer projection equipment. You are required to bring a laptop computer with MS PowerPoint, MS Word, and a thumb drive to class.
TopicsManaging Instructional resources+Preparing lesson plans for specialized and advanced courses+Developing evaluation instruments+Developing topic specific instructional materials+Teaching methods and techniques
All emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, and control personnel.
All safety personnel, including Department of Defense (DoD), Industrial Brigade, and/or Municipal personnel.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTexas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+Pro Board+Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firefighters' and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA)
NOTE: Some Instructor II course offerings are for specific target audiences and may only provide one certification such as the DoD with Pro Board and Municipal with TCFP or SFFMA. Be sure to register for the correct class to ensure the required credential is offered.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be awarded 4.0 Continuing Education Units (CEU) certified through the International Association for Continuing Education & Training. This course is recommended by the American Council on Education (ACE) for 3 college semester hours.
Please call (979) 845-0518 for Out-of-State tuition cost.
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.
Annual Fire Training School Contact Information
If you have any questions about Annual Schools, call (866) 878-8900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Testing Policy - American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Identified Disabilities
Industrial Class Hours:
- Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
- Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
- Friday: 7:30 a.m. until testing finished
Spring and Municipal Class Hours:
- Sunday: 2:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.
- Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Friday: 8:00 a.m. until testing finished