Fire Service Extension Program

Registration is required for all classes. Use the Public Safety Registration form (pdf) for course registration and payment. Note: Our fax number has changed to 919-686-3653 or you can send a scan of the form to Donna Matheson.

If you have questions, please contact Donna Matheson, 919-536-7240, ext. 4417 or Ernest Jannetta, 919-536-7240, ext. 4016.

Course Number Course Title Date Time Location Hours Tuition
51966 FIP-3026 Mayday Feb. 1, 8, 9 7–10 p.m. New Hope FD (Hwy 86 location) 9 hrs $70
51152 FIP-3500H DIMCO Feb. 2, Feb. 3 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire Department Station 1 16 hrs $70
51153 FIP-3500G STICO Feb. 4, Feb. 18 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrboro Fire Department Station 1 16 hrs $70
51968 FIP-3025 Safety and Survival Feb. 4, Feb. 18, 25
Feb. 20
7–10 p.m.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Cedar Grove FD 17 hrs $70
51969 FIP-3500C NFA Leadership II Feb. 20, 27 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Lebanon FD 12 hrs $70
FULL Durham Tech Fire Academy Feb. 29–Aug. 18 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Northern Durham Center 803 hrs $1,171
TBA Instructor I March 2, 4, 8
March 10
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Carrboro FD Station 1 30 hrs $70

FIP-6500A Technical Rescuer Schedule
Jan. 4: 6 –10 p.m., Jan. 9: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. with a one hour break, Jan. 11, 13: 7–10 p.m. (18 hours)
Feb. 8: 7–10 p.m., Feb. 10, 22: 6–10 p.m., Feb. 13, 27: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. with a one hour break daily. (27 hours)
March 21: 6–10 p.m., March 26: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. with a one hour break, March 28, 30: 7–10 p.m. (18 hours)
April 11: 6–110 p.m., April 16: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. with a one hour break, April 18, 20, 25: 7–10 p.m. (21 Hours)
May 9, 11: 6–10 p.m., May 14: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. with a one hour break. (16 hours)
June 20, 22, 27: 6–10 p.m., June 25: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. with a one hour break. (20 Hours)

Required book for Fire Prevention Standard I Inspection and Fire Prevention Standard II Inspection

Fire Prevention Code book, 2012 ed.
Purchase from the International Code Council ( www.iccsafe.org)  or directly from:
N.C. Office of State Fire Marshal
322 Chapanoke Road
Raleigh, NC

Required book for Fire & Life Safety Educator I classes

Fire & Life Safety Educator, 3rd Edition by IFSTA. ISBN: 978-0879393960. Purchase from the best available vendor including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or the NC Fire & Rescue Instructor's website http://www.ncsfri.org/

Required book for Fire Officer I

Fire Officer: Principles and Practice, 2nd edition.
Purchase from Henry Sermons at 252-447-5660 or where available.

Questions or more information about classes, email Ernie Jannetta or phone 919-536-7200 ext. 4016.

Other Fire/Emergency Services Training Sites:
U.S. Fire Administration
NC Dept. Insurance--Office of the State Fire Marshal Firehouse Magazine Training
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