Illinois Fire Service Institute


Instructor III : 40 Hours

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Course Description

This course is designed provide the knowledge and skills for successful certification in Fire Instructor 3. The Fire Instructor 3 course satisfies the requirements of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1041, Chapter 6 and provides the tools necessary to obtain certification through the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board).

It is designed around classroom lectures and group interactive exercises to improve your abilities to act as a fire instructor. This includes responsibilities such as instructional resource management, policy development, and program design.  This class may also involve assignments & projects that the student will have to complete outside of the scheduled class time each day (homework). Skills taught include: Training record administration, policy development, Instructional staff selection, development, & evaluation, purchasing / course costing, program & curriculum development, course administration, development, & evaluations.


  Syllabus V2 - Updated.pdf

This course is part of the following Program

  • officer


IFSI prerequisites are based on Illinois and NFPA standards. Equivalencies from other agencies will be reviewed upon request.

If you have specific questions about this course contact JASON LOEB

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

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

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carol stream Mon, Feb 19 2018 -
Wed, Feb 21 2018

wheaton Mon, Nov 12 2018 -
Wed, Nov 14 2018

11 Gerty Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
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Fax: (217) 244-6790
Phone: (217) 333-8925
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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