Illinois Fire Service Institute


Fire Service Vehicle Operator : 8-9 Hours

Student Fee

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Course Description

The Fire Service Vehicle Operator course is designed for Firefighters or Engineers who are assigned, or may be assigned, to operate fire department apparatus safely in the normal course of their duties. This course is also designed for Officers who are responsible for the administration of vehicle operations. This course covers common driving hazards, vehicle maintenance and inspections, and driver’s training. This course, when combined with an AHJ provided driving portion, lets the student complete OSFM certification. IFSI does not offer the driving portion of this course.


  Syllabus - FSVO.pdf

This course is part of the following Programs

  • cornerstone
  • driver/operator


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact TAL PRENDERGAST

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact your regional representative or TAL PRENDERGAST .

If you are not sure who your regional representative is, take a look at this map. It is color coded by county. The regional representatives are listed below.

Upcoming Classes

Click on the city name for more details and registration options

stillman valley Sat, Jan 27 2018 -
Sat, Jan 27 2018

cahokia Sat, Jan 27 2018 -
Sat, Jan 27 2018

brookport Sat, Feb 3 2018 -
Sat, Feb 3 2018

polo Sat, Feb 17 2018 -
Sat, Feb 17 2018

marengo Sat, Apr 21 2018 -
Sat, Apr 21 2018

urbana Mon, May 14 2018 -
Mon, May 14 2018

Mon, May 21 2018 -
Mon, May 21 2018

rockton Sat, May 19 2018 -
Sat, May 19 2018

Applicable Credits

As of 01/24/2018


1002 Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications  
1142 Water Supplies for Suburban and Rural Fire Fighting
1451 Fire Service Vehicle Operations Training Program
11 Gerty Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
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            (800) 437-5819
Fax: (217) 244-6790
Phone: (217) 333-8925
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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