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Firefighter Certification

2022 Firefighter Certification Courses

South Piedmont Community College Firefighter Certification courses consists of 16 blocks of classes. After successful completion of all 16 courses and tests, students are qualified to apply for the Fire Fighter I & II Fire and Rescue Commission IFSAC Certification through the NC Office of State Fire Marshall.

Any student interested in participating in the 2022 Firefighter Certification courses must:
  1. Contact Rhonda Weaver at rweaver@spcc.edu for a registration form for the block of classes they would like to start in.
  2. Purchase the course textbook, Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills and Hazardous Materials Response Fourth Edition –  ISBN: 9781284151343 before class starts.
  3. Attendance is required for the first day of class because that is also the 10% census date for the class (as required by the state).

Please contact Director of Fire/Rescue Training Sam Bishop at tbishop@spcc.edu if you have further questions.

Course SectionDate(s)Time(s)Hours
Please be advised that the scheduled dates,
locations and times are subject to change at any time.
FIP 7001
Emergency Medical Care
07/12 – 07/2507/12 6-9pm
07/14 6-9pm
07/19 6-9pm
07/21 6-9pm
07/25 6-8pm
14
FIP 7000
Traffic Incident Management
07/2707/27 6-10:00pm4
FIP 3051
Fire & Life Safety Initiatives
08/02 – 08/1508/02 6-10:00pm
08/03 6-10:00pm
08/04 6-10:00pm
08/09 6-10:00pm
08/11 6-10:00pm
08/13 8am -5pm
08/15 7-9:00pm
31
FIP 3047
Fire Ground Ops 7
08/16 – 08/2908/16 6-10pm
08/18 6-10:00pm
08/20 8am -5pm
08/23 6-10:00pm
08/25 6-10:00pm
08/29 7-9:00pm
26
FIP 3049
Fire Ground Ops 8
09/07 – 09/1909/07 6-10:00pm
09/10 8a – 5pm
09/12 6-10:00pm
09/14 6-10:00pm
09/19 6-9:00pm
23
FIP 3050
Rescue Ops 1
09/27 – 10/1009/27 6-10:00pm
09/29 6-10:00pm
10/04 6-10:00pm
10/06 6-10:00pm
10/08 8a- 5:00pm
10/10 6-10:00pm
28
FIP 6413
Safety & Survival
10/17 – 10/2510/17 6-10:00pm
10/19 6-10:00pm
10/22 8a – 5pm
10/24 6-10:00pm
10/25 6-10:00pm
24
FIP 3049
Fire Ground Ops 9
Fall 2022TBD40-48
FIP 3556
Hazardous Materials Operations
Fall 2022TBD40-48
FIP 3040
FF General & Communication
2023TBD29
FIP 3041
Fire Ground Ops. 1
2023TBD24
FIP 3042
Fire Ground Ops. 2
2023TBD28
FIP 3043
Fire Ground Ops. 3
2023TBD34
FIP 3044
Fire Ground Ops. 4
2023TBD38
FIP 3045
Fire Ground Ops. 5
2023TBD42
FIP 3046:
Fire Ground Ops. 6
2023TBD34

 

Fire/Rescue Continuing Education

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Continuing Education Training topics vary; most are offered at VFDs throughout Union and Anson Counties

PRE-REQUISITES
You must be actively affiliated with one of the North Carolina public safety agency listed below and sign a registration form attesting that the content offered in the class is necessitated by duties in your current position.***

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  •  (Vol. or County/State/Municipal Agency)
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  •  DPS DAC/DJJ
 
*** Please reach out to Rhonda Weaver for pre-registration and payment options if you are not currently affiliated with a NC safety agency listed above.

In-Person Courses

*Indicates Certification Course
 Indicates that you must pre-register on NC Terms
¥ Pre-registration Required* Indicates that you must email Rhonda Weaver at rweaver@spcc.edu to pre-register. 
 
Course TitleDate(s)Time(s)Location(s)Hours
* FIP 6511
TR Victim
Management
06/28 – 07/0706/28- 6-10pm
06/30- 6-10pm
07/06- 6-10pm
07/06- 6-10pm
Wingate VFD16
* FIP 5711
TR Vehicle
Rescue Ops
07/13 – 07/187/13- 6-10:30pm
7/18- 6-10:30pm
Wingate VFD9
* FIP 5712
TR Vehicle
Anatomy
08/03 – 08/098/03- 6-10:30pm
8/09- 6-10:30pm
Wingate VFD9
* FIP 5713
TR Vehicle
Stabilization
& Extraction
08/17 – 08/208/17- 6-10pm
8/20- 9a-6pm
Wingate VFD12
* FIP 5714
TR Vehicle
Large Vehicle
Rescue
08/23 – 08/3008/23- 6-9pm
08/30- 6-9pm
Wingate VFD6
* FIP 5715
TR Vehicle
Victim
Management
09/07 – 09/1009/07- 6-10pm
09/10- 9a-6pm
Wingate VFD12
†¥ EPT 4978
FEMA All
Hazards
Operations
Section Chief
8/08 – 08/118am – 12 and
1pm – 5pm
Union County
Emergency Services
2258 Concord Ave,
Monroe NC 28110
Google Map
NC Terms Link

 

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Sam Bishop Director of Fire/ Rescue Training 704-290-5817
Rhonda Weaver, Public Safety Programs Coordinator, 704-993-2407

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