Open Enrollment Classes
Fire Officer I - Newton (March 2017) - Cancelled
Annual State Fire School
SAVE THE DATES!!
94th Annual State Fire School: February 23-25, 2018
95th Annual State Fire School: February 22-24, 2019
96th Annual State Fire School: February 21-23, 2020
97th Annual State Fire School: February 19-21, 2021
98th Annual State Fire School: February 25-27, 2022
99th Annual State Fire School: February 24-26, 2023
100th Annual State Fire School: February 23-25, 2024
101st Annual State Fire School: February 21-23, 2025
Live Fire Skills
This Live Fire Skills training program provides firefighters the opportunity to gain the essential live fire skills required for FFI and FFII, while addressing the skills previously signed off by the chief officer on their department.
The following FFI and FFII skills will be covered:
This program is offered FREE OF CHARGE in the Spring and the Fall each year, so watch the web site and mail for information and registration.
Volunteer Fire Chief's Workshop
Iowa Association of Professional Chiefs
Hazardous Materials Symposium
Save the Date: November 2 & 3, 2017
Save the Date: December 1 & 2, 2017
Regional Fire Schools
The Fire Service Training Bureau cooperates with several community colleges and their planning committees regarding regional fire schools. The Bureau offers courses, certification exams, and sets up the Iowa Fire Service Bookstore, to make the latest in training manuals and videos available to the regional fire school attendees.
2017 State & Regional Fire Schools Schedule
93rd Annual State Fire School, Ames - February 25 & 26, 2017
WIT/Northwest Iowa Regional Fire School, Sioux City - March 11 & 12, 2017
Indian Hills Regional Fire Schoo, Ottumwa - March 18, 2017
Quad County/Hawkeye Community College Fire School, Waterloo - March 25, 2017
North Iowa Area Community College, Mason City - September 9, 2017
CITA/Kirkwood Fire School, Cedar Rapids - September 23 & 24, 2017
Tri-State Emergency Responder Conference and Fire School, Dubuque - October 20 & 21, 2017
NATA/Northwestern Area Training Academy, Fort Dodge - November 4 & 5, 2017
National Fire Academy Courses
National Fire Academy Direct Delivery and Regional Delivery courses are also coordinated and provided through the Fire Service Training Bureau. The Fire Service Training Bureau schedules and facilitates these courses for the Iowa Fire Service. A portion of the courses are usually held at the Annual State Fire School. Some are hosted as weekend activities at the Training Bureau, and some are offered to our Community College partners to be held in conjunction with their Regional Fire Schools, or as stand alone activities.
NFA Direct Deliveries
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Last Updated: 2-28-2017 (DMB)