Georgia Fire and Life Safety Educator Level I

Course Hours 40.0 Hours

Course Description

The 40 hour course was designed with reference to the NFPA©1035 Fire and Life Safety Educator, 2015 edition to provide the necessary tools for all emergency responders who may be called upon to convey Fire and Life Safety messages to the open public in hopes of reducing fire loss and death. Students will gain knowledge and skills to deliver sound public education to their communities. Students will explore the myths and realities of fire, human behavior during fire emergencies and strategies to effectively reach a variety of audiences. Methods of delivering fire and life safety education, selecting educational materials, working with the media and evaluating program success will also be covered. This course meets the national certification criteria for Fire and Life Safety Education, Level I. Additionally, attendance of this course fulfills the need for qualification as a Caregiver Provider Course Instructor under the Standards set forth by the Georgia State Fire Marshal's Office. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be eligible to take the Georgia Firefighters Standards and Training Council's test for State Certification and NFPA 1035 Professional Qualifications for Public Fire and Life Safety Educator Level I.

Who Should Attend

This course is developed to present training for the POST certified Law Enforcement, Fire, and EMS Officer and any additional emergency related personnel.

Special Notes

Students should have a working knowledge of computers and A/V equipment commonly used in making presentations. Note: It is required that students provide their own copy of Jones & Bartlett Fire and Life Safety Educator Principles and Practices (Second Edition), a USB flash drive, and a laptop computer if possible.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
01/07/2019 01/11/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. FFAA19008 Register
03/11/2019 03/15/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. FFAA19095 Register
05/13/2019 05/17/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
07/15/2019 07/19/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
09/16/2019 09/20/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/04/2019 11/08/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
01/27/2020 01/31/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
03/09/2020 03/13/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
05/11/2020 05/15/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
07/13/2020 07/17/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
09/14/2020 09/18/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/16/2020 11/20/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon