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BEFO**Sackets Harbor   Jul 26, Aug 2,4,9,11,16,18,23,25,28,30, Sept 1,8,13,15,20,22,25,27,29 Oct 4,6,11,13  Sullivan




Fire Officer 1-5 Modules**NorthpoleNov 2,4,9,11,16,18,30 Dec 2,7,9,14,16 Jan 4,6,11,13,25,27 Feb 1,3,8 2022Holland












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**Please note, we now require the student's NYS Training ID number for all class sign ups.  

**Please have the student's name, phone number, email address and Training ID number when signing up.

All Classes start at 6:30 pm unless noted.

2018 OFPC Training Authorizatoin.pdf

Contact the office at 315-786-2654 to sign up. 

BEFO  7/26/20 – 10/13/21

01-05-0084   01-01-03-023

IFSTA Essentials of Firefighting & FD Operations 6TH Edition Curriculum 



DATE/TIME

LOCATION

Unit /

Time

UNIT

READING

Equipment

Basic Exterior Firefighting Operations (BEFO) Course- FF-1 Segment 1

Basic Exterior Firefighting Operations

7/26

Unit 1

3 hours

Orientation - Registration, Attendance, Testing, and Course Overview; Issue take home skills; Intro to Fire Service/FD Organization; [Officer orientation]

IFSTA Ch. 1; 


8/2

Unit 2

3 hours

FF Safety/ PPE Presentation

Ch. 2 & Ch. 6


8/4

Unit 3

3 hours

PPE/SCBA skills 6-I-1, 6-I-10 to 6-I-11, 6-I-6, 7

IFSTA Ch. 6

PPE,SCBA

8/9

Unit 4

3 hours

FD Communication/ brief reading assessment

IFSTA Ch. 3

PPE,Radio

8/11

Unit 5

3 hours

Building Construction presentation

IFSTA Ch. 4

PPE

8/16

Unit 6

3 hours

Fire Behavior (fire control)  presentation

IFSTA Ch. 5

PPE

8/18

Unit 7

3 hours

Portable Fire Extinguishers with live fire 7-I-1, 2, 3

Ch. 7

 PPE, Ext.

8/23

Unit 8

3 hours

Ropes/ Knots; Ground Ladder presentation 

IFSTA Ch. 8/ Ch. 12; pgs. 

PPE, Rope

8/25

Unit 9

3 hours

Ground ladders  & Rope Skills 8-I-2 to 8-I-12

IFSTA Ch. 12

PPE, Rope

8/28

Unit 10

3 hours

Ground Ladder skills 12-I-2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 16, 17


PPE, Rope

8/28

Unit 11

3 hours

Ladder skills continued; 12-I-4, 5, 8-I-13 to 8-I-18


PPE, Rope







8/30

Unit 12

3hours

Water Supply presentation/ Hose presentation/ Fire Streams presentation

Ch. 14, 15, 16

PPE, Rope

9/1

Unit 13

3 hours

Hose, water supply, fire stream skills 15-I-3, 4, 15-I-1,2

IFSTA Ch. 15; Ch. 16

PPE, Rope

9/8

Unit 14

3 hours

Hose Skills 14-I-1 to 4; 15-I-5, 9, 12, 15, 24, 25, 26, 27; 16-I-1 to 3, 17-I-7 


PPE, Rope

9/13

Unit 15

3 hours

Loss Control  & Activities 18-I-8 to 11

IFSTA Ch. 18; 

PPE, Rope

9/15

Unit 16

3 hours

Origin and Cause presentation/ Scene Lighting presentation

Ch. 19,

479-484

PPE, Rope

9/20

Unit 17

3 hours

Life safety initiatives/CS Awareness presentation; review

IFSTA Ch. 21; pgs. 538-540

PPE, Rope

9/22

Unit 18

3 hours

Forcible Entry & Tactical ventilation Presentations

IFSTA Ch 11, 13

PPE, Rope

9/25

Unit 19

3 hours

Forcible Entry Skills 11-I-3 to 8/ Skills review

IFSTA Ch 11

PPE, Rope

9/27

Unit 20

3 hours

Emergency Medical Care/ skills 9-I-3, 5, 6, 7, 9-I-17

IFSTA Ch. 22

PPE, Rope


 9/29

Unit 21

3 hours

BEFO written evaluation /Final Skills Evaluation


PPE, Rope

HMFRO

10/4

Unit 22

4 hours

Haz Mat presentation

IFSTA Ch. 23


10/6

Unit 23

4 hours

Haz Mat presentation

IFSTA Ch. 23


10/11

Unit 24

4 hours

Haz Mat presentation; Haz Mat activities 24-I-7 to 11

IFSTA Ch. 24

PPE, Meters

10/13

Unit 25

4 hours

Haz Mat Skills 24-I-1, 24-I-2, 24-I-12; Haz Mat written exam; Haz Mat activities continued

IFSTA Ch. 24

PPE, Meters

NYS Basic Exterior Firefighting Operations (BEFO) Course Achieved

Students must score at least 70% on HMFRO and BEFO written exams and successfully demonstrate all BEFO skills to receive a course completion certificate and proceed onto the SCBA/ Interior Firefighting Operations Course.

SCBA/ Interior Firefighting Operations Course – FF-1 Segment 2

SCBA/ Interior Firefighting Operations

Mon

Unit 1

3 hours

Introduction/ Orientation/ BEFO review quiz/ PPE& SCBA skills


1

Wed

Unit 2

3 hours

Fire Control Presentation

IFSTA Chap17 

1

Mon

Unit 3

3 hours

Structural Search Presentation

IFSTA Ch. 9

1

Wed

Unit 4

3 hours

PPE Skills review 6-I-2, 3, 4, 6-I-5; Structure Fire Search, Victim Removal; Skills 9-I-1& 9-I-4

IFSTA Ch. 9

3

Mon

Unit 5

3 hours

PPE Skill 6-I-12 Drill #1; Victim removal from Ladder; skills 12-I-18 & 12-I-19

IFSTA Ch. 9 & 12

4

Wed

Unit 6

3 hours

Survival Skills: 9-I-8, 11, 11 A, 12, 12 A, 14, 15, 16


3

Mon

Unit 7

3 hours

SCBA Emergencies; Task Oriented Air Consumption (air mgmt. exercise) 9-I-9,  6-I-12 Drill #2 


4

Wed

Unit 8 

3 hour

Forcible Entry/ Tactical Vent Skills 11-I-3 to 8, 13-I-1 to 3, 13-I-5 to 8, 12-I-12

IFSTA Ch. 11 & 13

3

Mon

Unit 9

3 hours

Hose, hose advancement skills


3

Wed

Unit 10

3 hours

Task Oriented Air Consumption make up / Skills review


3

Mon

Unit 11

3 hours

Vehicle Fires Skills 17-I-8


4

Wed

Unit 12 4 hours

Structural fires 1; Skill 17-I-1 A


4

Sat AM

Unit 13

4 hours

Structural Fires 2; Skill 17-I-1 B


4

Sat PM

Unit 14

3 hours

Initial Company Ops – see instructor direction – NO LIVE FIRE


4

Mon

Unit 15

3 hours

Final Skills Evaluation


3

Wed

Unit 16

3 hours

Written evaluation/ make-up skills 


3

NYS Firefighter-1 Achieved

Students must score at least 70% on SCBA/ IFO written exam and successfully demonstrate all SCBA/ IFO skills to receive a NYS Firefighter-1 course completion certificate.


  1. 10 Homework skills to be signed off by home FD: NYS Skill Sheets  2-I-1; 2-I-2; 6-I-8 & 9; 8-I-1; 10-I-1; 11-I-1; 11-I-2; 12-I-1; 15-I-10 & 14 (optional); 15-I-11 & 14(optional)


  1. Students required to complete CPR, I-100.b, and IS-700.a prior to end of segment 1 to receive BEFO w/ HMFRO course completion certificate


  1. Reading assignments to be completed before class listed.


  1. Take home quizzes are due at session following issue.