This certification program provides the opportunity to move towards a career of excellence and achievement and provides for continued personal and professional development.


After completing the course the student will have met the sections required for Fire Instructor III in the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) 1041, 2012 edition, professional qualifications standard. Students who successfully complete the certification process will be certified as an Instructor III.

The course provides the essential knowledge, skills, and abilities to operate offensively or defensively at an incident involving the release of hazardous materials.