This course is designed to meet the job performance requirements of NFPA 1001, 2013 Edition. Students will learn the fundamentals of firefighting skills through this blended learning course which will combine online learning with intense practical application. The course is designed to assist students with obtaining certification through a self paced style of instruction and includes certification in Firefighter Level 1, First Aid and CPR, Hazardous Materials Awareness, and Hazardous Materials Operations. YOU ARE BE REQUIRED TO REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE NO LATER THAN FEBRUARY 19, 2016. *Because this is a Blended Learning Class, each student will need to have a Mentor from their department or organization who is willing to work with the student and provide some out of class support. Mentor(s) will work with students in their station(s) to ensure that the student is practicing key skills necessary for certification(s). Fire School time will be devoted primarily to re-enforcing skills and assessing competencies.