NFPA 1001 FIREFIGHTER I AND II PRE-SERVICE PROGRAM

  • NFPA 1001 Firefighter I and II / Hazmat Awareness and Operations 19-CDN-1001-2-1

    (Tue Jan 1, 2019 - Tue Dec 31, 2019)


    **This is an open enrollment program. Sign up any time and get started.**

    Not sure if your ready to take the leap? Check out our Edge Program: SFA EDGE PROGRAM

    Southwest Fire Academy offers an NFPA 1001 Firefighter Level I&II training program that is approved by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.  At the end of the program, the successful student will participate in testing provided by the Ontario Fire Marshal and Emergency Management Office for IFSAC certification in:

         ·         NFPA 1001 Firefighter Level I
         ·         NFPA 1001 Firefighter Level II
         ·         NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Awareness
         ·         NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Operations 

    In order to be eligible to write the OFMEM certification testing and attend the Bootcamp portion you must have a valid Standard First Aid and CPR Level HCP.  

    Our course is broken down into two components:

         1.      Classroom / Computer based learning at the SFA Campus - This component can be done on your schedule. We have instructors available throughout the week and weekends.


         2.      Firefighter boot camp - During your two week boot camp you will be training, working and living with fellow students in a fire station environment. In addition to training, students will be expected to respond to mock emergencies at any moment, day or night. 

    Bootcamp dates for 2019:

    March 1-16

    April 12-27

    May 17-June 1

    July 12-27

    Sept 13-28

    Nov 8-23


    Classroom / Computer Based Learning:

    Upon enrollment, students will be mailed the IFSTA Essentials of Firefighting 6th edition and student workbook as well as the IFSTA Hazardous Materials for First Responders text book and workbook.  On your first day at the school you will be provided with access to the IFSTA enhanced learning package which is a computer based learning aid that will help you complete the workbook and chapter quizzes.  We will also have SFA instructors on site to assist if you have any questions. When you have completed part one of the program you are eligible to attend the firefighter boot camp.

    Firefighter Boot Camp:

    Students will live and work together and the only way to succeed is to embrace the team atmosphere.  Although challenging, the experience and friendships you will create will last a lifetime!

    Throughout the program, you will have access and use the best firefighting, rescue equipment and PPE available on the market today.  You will arrive on a Friday evening and participate in a meet and greet and orientation to the boot camp.  Each day of the boot camp you will generally follow the same schedule:

         0530 – 0630 – Physical Training
         0630 – 0745 – Showers, Breakfast, Dorm Inspections
         0800 – 0900 – Daily Exam / Daily Safety Briefing
         0900 – 1200 – Classroom / Practical Training
         1200 – 1300 – Lunch 
         1300 – 1600 – Classroom / Practical Training
         1600 – 1700 – Individual Study / Station Duties
         1700 – 1800 – Supper 
         1800 – 2200 – Individual Study / Group Work / Optional Training
         2200 – 0530 – Lights Out / Individual Study / Emergency Response Simulations

    Cost of the program includes:

         ·         Accommodations 
         ·         Meals and Snacks during Boot Camp
         ·         Equipment and Training Props
         ·         Text Books and Computer Access
         ·         PPE and SCBA Rental - Not including Fire Fighting Gloves (you can purchase through us $129 or buy elsewhere - but they must meet NFPA 1971 standard)
         ·         All Expendable Materials
         ·         OFMEM Testing Fees

    Optional Student PPE Plan $435.00:

         ·         Helmet and Visor
         ·         Firefighting Gloves
         ·         Fire Hood  

    This is your gear to keep.  It is issued to you when you arrive for your 115 hours! 

    Payment Plans are Available

    - 25% down payment due upon registering, remaining money is divided into 4 equal payments due 1 month from the date of your downpayment.
    Example - June 1 Registration (25% + financing fee), July 1 - payment due, August 1 - payment due, Sept 1 - payment due, Oct 1 - final payment due

    There is a one time non-refundable financing fee of $200.00 added to the deposit payment if you select the SFA payment plan

    Full payment is required before the start of boot camp.

    Southwest Fire Academy also offers several other programs that can help you stand out from the other candidates applying for the greatest career in the world.  Consider some of our other programs, each alumni student is eligible for a 10% discount for any other training that you take at Southwest Fire Academy.

    If you have any questions or would like to talk to our staff please contact us at registrations@fire-academy.ca or call us at 519-582-0999.


    Starts:
    Jan 1, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends:
    Dec 31, 2019 5:00 PM
    Capacity:
    25
    Cost:
    $6995.00
    Location:
    SFA Campus
  • Pre-Service 1001 Firefighter Course Bundle - Platinum Level

    (Sat Jun 1, 2019 - Tue Dec 31, 2019)


    We are the Future of First Response, you can join us!  Looking for a career in emergency services?  Look no further than Southwest Fire Academy.  Our Platinum Level Emergency Responder Training Package is for the student looking to put themselves ahead of all of the rest of the applicants.  This program includes the following:

     

    IFSAC / ProBoard Seals:

    • NFPA 1001 Firefighter Level I and II
    • NFPA 1072 HAZMAT Awareness, Operations and Technician
    • NFPA 1002 Driver Operator
    • NFPA 1006 Certifications when Available from OFMEM

     

    SFA Certifications (Including IFSAC Certification Testing when Available from OFMEM):

    • NFPA 1006 Rope Rescue Awareness and Operations
    • NFPA 1006 Rope Rescue Technician including Highlines
    • NFPA 1006 Confined Space Rescue Awareness and Operations
    • NFPA 1006 Confined Space Rescue Technician
    • NFPA 1006 Surface Water Rescue Technician
    • NFPA 1006 Swiftwater Technician
    • NFPA 1006 Ice Rescue Technician
    • NFPA 1006 Vehicle Rescue Technician
    • SFA OFAI Stage 3 Test Prep

     

    Registering for this program includes SFA's approved NFPA 1001 Firefighter Pre-Service Program.  Accommodations are included for all of the training at the SFA Campus.  Accommodations and food is included during the Pre-Service Bootcamp.  The following text books are also included in the cost of the course:

    • IFSTA Firefighter Essentials 
    • IFSTA Hazardous Materials for First Responders
    • IFSTA Hazardous Materials Technician
    • IFSTA Driver Operator
    • SFA Technical Rescue Student Manuals

     

    Additionally, this program includes the following PPE package:

    • Firefighter Helmet
    • Firefighter Balaclava
    • Firefighter Gloves
    • Rope Rescue Gloves
    • Extrication Gloves
    • 4 SFA Student T-Shirts
    • 2 SFA Student Sweaters

     

    SFA also offers in-house 0% financing options:

    • $3000.00 deposit followed by 23 equal monthly payments of $704.54

    Starts:
    Sat Jun 1, 2019
    Ends:
    Tue Dec 31, 2019
    Capacity:
    250
    Cost:
    $16995.00
    Location:
    SFA Campus
  • Pre-Service 1001 Firefighter Course Bundle - Gold Level

    (Sun Jun 2, 2019 - Tue Dec 31, 2019)


    We are the Future of First Response, you can join us!  Looking for a career in emergency services?  Look no further than Southwest Fire Academy.  Our Gold Level Emergency Responder Training Package is for the student looking for a solid understanding of technical rescue in addition to firefighting.  This program includes the following:

     

    IFSAC / ProBoard Seals:

    • NFPA 1001 Firefighter Level I and II
    • NFPA 1072 HAZMAT Awareness, Operations and Technician
    • NFPA 1002 Driver Operator
    • NFPA 1006 Certifications when Available from OFMEM

     

    SFA Certifications (Including IFSAC Certification Testing when Available from OFMEM):

    • NFPA 1006 Rope Rescue Awareness and Operations
    • NFPA 1006 Rope Rescue Technician excluding Highlines
    • NFPA 1006 Confined Space Rescue Awareness and Operations
    • NFPA 1006 Surface Water Rescue Technician
    • NFPA 1006 Ice Rescue Technician
    • SFA OFAI Stage 3 Test Prep

     

    Registering for this program includes SFA's approved NFPA 1001 Firefighter Pre-Service Program.  Accommodations are included for all of the training at the SFA Campus.  Accommodations and food is included during the Pre-Service Bootcamp.  The following text books are also included in the cost of the course:

    • IFSTA Firefighter Essentials 
    • IFSTA Hazardous Materials for First Responders
    • IFSTA Hazardous Materials Technician
    • IFSTA Driver Operator
    • SFA Technical Rescue Student Manuals

     

    Additionally, this program includes the following PPE package:

    • Firefighter Helmet
    • Firefighter Balaclava
    • Firefighter Gloves
    • Rope Rescue Gloves
    • 4 SFA Student T-Shirts
    • 2 SFA Student Sweaters

     

    SFA also offers in-house 0% financing options:

    • $3000.00 deposit followed by 23 equal monthly payments of $508.02

    Starts:
    Jun 2, 2019 8:00 AM
    Ends:
    Dec 31, 2019 11:00 PM
    Capacity:
    250
    Cost:
    $12995.00
    Location:
    SFA Campus
  • Pre-Service 1001 Firefighter Course Bundle - Silver Level

    (Mon Jun 3, 2019 - Tue Dec 31, 2019)


    We are the Future of First Response, you can join us!  Looking for a career in emergency services?  Look no further than Southwest Fire Academy.  Our Silver Level Emergency Responder Training Package is for the student looking for rope rescue technician in addition to the complete firefighter program.  This program includes the following:

     

    IFSAC / ProBoard Seals:

    • NFPA 1001 Firefighter Level I and II
    • NFPA 1072 HAZMAT Awareness, Operations and Technician
    • NFPA 1002 Driver Operator
    • NFPA 1006 Certifications when Available from OFMEM

     

    SFA Certifications (Including IFSAC Certification Testing when Available from OFMEM):

    • NFPA 1006 Rope Rescue Awareness and Operations
    • NFPA 1006 Rope Rescue Technician excluding Highlines
    • SFA OFAI Stage 3 Test Prep

     

    Registering for this program includes SFA's approved NFPA 1001 Firefighter Pre-Service Program.  Accommodations are included for all of the training at the SFA Campus.  Accommodations and food is included during the Pre-Service Bootcamp.  The following text books are also included in the cost of the course:

    • IFSTA Firefighter Essentials 
    • IFSTA Hazardous Materials for First Responders
    • IFSTA Hazardous Materials Technician
    • IFSTA Driver Operator
    • SFA Technical Rescue Student Manuals

     

    Additionally, this program includes the following PPE package:

    • Firefighter Helmet
    • Firefighter Balaclava
    • Firefighter Gloves
    • Rope Rescue Gloves
    • 4 SFA Student T-Shirts
    • 2 SFA Student Sweaters

     

    SFA also offers in-house 0% financing options:

    • $3000.00 deposit followed by 23 equal monthly payments of $409.76

    Starts:
    Jun 3, 2019 8:00 AM
    Ends:
    Dec 31, 2019 11:00 PM
    Capacity:
    250
    Cost:
    $10995.00
    Location:
    SFA Campus
  • Pre-Service 1001 Firefighter Course Bundle - Bronze Level

    (Tue Jun 4, 2019 - Tue Dec 31, 2019)


    We are the Future of First Response, you can join us!  Looking for a career in emergency services?  Look no further than Southwest Fire Academy.  Our Bronze Level Pre-Service Training Package is for the student looking for the complete firefighter program.  This program includes the following:

     

    IFSAC / ProBoard Seals:

    • NFPA 1001 Firefighter Level I and II
    • NFPA 1072 HAZMAT Awareness, Operations and Technician
    • NFPA 1002 Driver Operator
    • NFPA 1006 Certifications when Available from OFMEM

     

    SFA Certifications (Including IFSAC Certification Testing when Available from OFMEM):

    • SFA OFAI Stage 3 Test Prep

     

    Registering for this program includes SFA's approved NFPA 1001 Firefighter Pre-Service Program.  Accommodations are included for all of the training at the SFA Campus.  Accommodations and food is included during the Pre-Service Bootcamp.  The following text books are also included in the cost of the course:

    • IFSTA Firefighter Essentials 
    • IFSTA Hazardous Materials for First Responders
    • IFSTA Hazardous Materials Technician
    • IFSTA Driver Operator

     

    Additionally, this program includes the following PPE package:

    • Firefighter Helmet
    • Firefighter Balaclava
    • Firefighter Gloves
    • 4 SFA Student T-Shirts
    • 2 SFA Student Sweaters

     

    SFA also offers in-house 0% financing options:

    • $3000.00 deposit followed by 23 equal monthly payments of $360.63

    Starts:
    Jun 4, 2019 8:00 AM
    Ends:
    Dec 31, 2019 11:00 PM
    Capacity:
    250
    Cost:
    $9995.00
    Location:
    SFA Campus