Red Card/Wildland certification
Online courses & field day training
- Registration opens September 8th, 2020.
- Access to online courses after registration, all courses must be complete by field day
- Mandatory field day November 14th, 2020.
Educated and prepared for the National Registry EMT examination (NREMT)
Eligible for Washington State EMT certification
- Course length: 8 weeks (Sept. 14th- Nov. 7th)
- Registration opens August 17th, 2020.
- Online: Monday/Wednesdays 6pm-8pm
- In person: Tuesday/Thursday nights 6pm-9:30pm, Saturdays 8am-5pm
Fire service instructor 1
Hybrid Course – First 2 days online, last day in-person testing/presentation
Covers all necessary curriculum requirements of NFPA 1041: Standard for Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualification
- 3 day course (June 15th-17th)
- June 15-16: live-online
- June 17: in-person (Kirkland)
- 0800-1700 with an hour lunch
Informally known as a “Red Card”, this course allows individuals federal certification to work wildland fire incidents. Students have 10 weeks to complete an online course. Upon positive completion of the online course, students must complete a mandatory field day to successfully earn certification.
This intensive course is designed to prepare participants in all phases of pre-hospital emergency care. Participants will be educated and prepared for the National Registry EMT examination (NREMT) upon successful completion of the course and eligible for Washington State EMT certification once affiliated with a recognized Washington State BLS provider. Content includes lecture and hands-on practice in pre-hospital medication administration, trauma management, soft tissue injuries, environmental emergencies, lifting and moving patients, infectious disease education, emergency childbirth, and other topics.
Our Firefighter 1 & 2 Recruit Academy is a demanding twelve-week program that provides comprehensive training in all aspects of basic firefighting skills. Recruits will participate in approximately 105 hours of live fire training. A five to one, student to instructor ratio, is maintained for all live fire training. This hands-on course prepares and trains recruits to NFPA Fire Fighter 1, 2 and Hazardous Materials Operations* levels. Meeting hiring standards established by fire departments as entry-level firefighters. This course meets all requirements for Firefighter I & 2 certification, as identified in NFPA 1001, through the IFSAC process. Hazardous Materials Operations is a prerequisite of firefighter I certification. Incident Qualification training will also occur. The EMT Class is also included in the Fire Academy course. Course length is 23 weeks to include 665 instructional hours.