Recruit Class Timeline

Recruit School 14 -1 will run from January 27, 2014 through June 27, 2014. 

The 24 Week Department of Fire and Rescue Recruit School Schedule is based on the following breakdown:

  • 1 week of Human Resources Paperwork and Orientations
  • 1 week of Prerequisites Classes
  • 1 week of SCBA usage and Emergency Procedures
  • 6 weeks of Emergency Medical Technician – Basic Level
  • 6 weeks of Firefighter Level
  • Hose and Nozzles
  • Building Construction and Fire Behavior
  • Ladders and Ventilation
  • Search and Rescue
  • Auto and Live Structural Fires
  • 5 weeks of Firefighter Level 2
  • Advanced Hose and Firefighting Techniques
  • Advanced Ground Ladders and Aerial Ladder usage
  • Rural Water Supply
  • Advanced Fire Behavior
  • 1 week of Hazardous Materials - Operations Level
  • 1 week of Cars Seat – Technician Level
  • 1 week of Firefighter Survival
  • MAYDAY Firefighter Down
  • Rapid Intervention Team
  • 1 week of BLS Protocols and NOVA Operations Procedures