To provide Call/Volunteer Firefighters with the training that they need to start their careers as well trained, and effective firefighters. These students will get the basic skills needed to be a firefighter and an asset to their department and community.
REQUIREMENTS FOR ATTENDANCE
Prior to a student's start date at the Academy, Chiefs of departments are required to present evidence of completion of a medical examination for all students, documented on the Commonwealth of Massachusetts HRD Form 7-2005 (Attachment C), pages 1 & 6 only, within 12 months of the start date of student training which they will attend.
We will be implementing the Jones and Bartlett Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills 3rd Edition in January 2014. The Jones and Bartlett Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills 3rd Edition text book is REQUIRED for students attending the Call/Volunteer program
These are available to be purchased from the Department of Fire Services.
THE NEXT SCHEDULED PRESENTATIONS OF THE CALL/VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER TRAINING PROGRAM WILL BE:
Class 048 – Massachusetts Firefighting Academy – Start date January 18, 2014 and Orientation is January 11, 2014
Class 049 - Fall River Training Academy – Start date January 24, 2014 and Orientation is January 11, 2014