Fire Fighter Training
This page lists opportunities for training for TVFP firefighters. These are in addition to the required bi-monthly training presented by TVFP. To take advantage of any of the training opportunities (except for the online NIMS classes), please contact Gordon Grosslight even though there may be registration forms included in the brochures. See the "Contact Us" menu pick. For those not currently wildland fire fighters in the TVFP service area who would like to become one, please contact Gordon. Morrisey)
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Emergency Medical Responder Training
Documents for the Course information and dates for the EMR program:
We need to get student count for TFPD personnel as soon as possible for ordering books.
Respond by February 5th if you will be taking this course, to this email or to firstname.lastname@example.org. After this date we will be opening this class up to cooperating agencies to attend. Email or call with any questions
April 2017 PSF EMS Institute EMR Flyer
Letter to EMR Students
Tallahassee FD EMR 2017 Jan Feb 58 hr sch
Classes for the National Incident Management Systems (IMS) are available online at the FEMA website. Click here to access the site.
All fire fighters are required to take the following classes in order for TVFP to qualify for any Federal grants (click on course names to go directly to that course page):
National Wildland Fire Training
National Wildland Fire Training offers various courses related to Wildland Fire Incident Management. The courses are offered in various locations in the different sections. Click here to go their website. Select the Rocky Mountain section to view course offerings in our area
Summer Fire Academy
The Summer Colorado Wildland Fire & Incident Management Academy information will be announced as soon as it is scheduled.
Some of the classes may be offered locally by TVFP if there is enough interest. Nominations deadline TBA.
Colorado Wildland Fire & Incident Management Academy TBD
Advanced NIMS Classes Availability
ICS 300 and ICS 400 classes are being offered on various dates in Colorado Springs.
Fremont County Office of Emergency Management is also planning to offer one or both of these classes later in the year as funds become available
Paramedic to RN
Paula Fiske manages a blog called Paramedic to RN -- a site dedicated to medical education and resources. She has created a list of 100 resources for paramedics which includes sites on advanced cardiac life support, airway management, burn management, fracture & spinal injury management, triage, routine treatment & other topics. Go here: Essential Skills Guide .