Certification Examination Schedule

Fall, 2015

Click on any examination listed below to review certification requirements, applicable applications, and required accompanying documentation.

Practical skill sheets listed are for reference purposes only and are subject to change without notice.

All portions of any certification level must be completed within twelve months from the initial exam date. After twelve months, candidates will be required to reapply for certification as a new candidate for that level.

All examinations listed below will be conducted at the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy, State Road, Stow, MA.

 

Examination Date

Application Deadline Date

September 21, 2015September 7, 2015
  
October 23, 2015October 9, 2015
  
November 16, 2015November 2, 2015
  
December 14, 2015December 1, 2015

Certification Levels

Level

Skill sheets

  
Firefighter I pdf format of Firefighter I
Firefighter I – Nonfire Skills pdf format of Firefighter I- Non fire Skills
                                 Firefighter I – Fire Skills pdf format of Firefighter I- Fire Skills
  
Firefighter II pdf format of Firefighter II
Firefighter II – Nonfire Skills pdf format of Firefighter II- Non fire skills
                                Firefighter II – Fire Skills pdf format of Firefighter II- Fire Skills
  
Firefighter I/II pdf format of Firefighter I-II
Firefighter I/II – Nonfire Skills pdf format of Firefighter I-II Non fire skills
                            Firefighter I/II – Fire Skills pdf format of Firefighter I-II Fire skills
  
Fire Instructor I pdf format of Fire Instructor I
Fire Instructor I - Skills pdf format of Fire Instructor I Skill Sheets
  
Fire Instructor II pdf format of Fire Instructor II
Fire Instructor II - Skills pdf format of Fire Instructor II Skill Sheets
  
Public Fire and Life Safety Educator I pdf format of Public Fire and Life Safety Educator I
Public Fire and Life Safety Educator I- Skills pdf format of Public Fire and Life Safety Educator I- Skills
  
Fire Officer I pdf format of Fire Officer I
None
  
Fire Officer II pdf format of Fire Officer II
None
  
Fire Officer III pdf format of Fire Officer III
None
  
Fire Investigator pdf format of Fire Investigator Initial Certification
None
  
Incident Safety Officer- Fire Suppression pdf format of Incident Safety Officer- Fire Suppression
None
  
Incident Safety Officer- Hazardous Materials Operations pdf format of Incident Safety Officer- Hazardous Materials Operations
None
  
Hazardous Materials- Operations Level Responder pdf format of Hazardous Materials- Operations Level Responder
Hazardous Materials- Operations Level Responder - Skills pdf format of Hazardous Materials - Operations Level Responder Ski...
  
Technical Rescuer: Rope Rescue I/II pdf format of Technical Rescue: Rope Rescue I/II
Technical Rescuer: Rope Rescue I/II Skills pdf format of Technical Rescue: Rope Rescue I/II Skill Sheets
  
Technical Rescuer: Confined Space Rescue I/II pdf format of Technical Rescue: Confined Space Rescue I/II
Technical Rescuer: Confined Space Rescue I/II Skills pdf format of Technical Rescuer: Confined Space Rescue I/II Skills
  
  

Fire Inspector I, Fire Inspector II, and Fire Officer IV certification will not be available until updated to the latest NFPA standards and reference materials.

Recertification Levels

Level

 
Public Fire and Life Safety Educator I- Recertification pdf format of Public Fire and Life Safety Educator I - Recertifica...
 
Fire Investigator - Recertification pdf format of Fire Investigator - Recertification
 

 

Updated June 27, 2015

If you have any questions, please go to our Frequently Asked Questions page or contact the Certification Group of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy at the Massachusetts Department of Fire Services at:

 

Phone:

(978) 567-3223

Certification Coordinator (email):

Robert Rand