Niceville, FL 32578, USA
1-877-68-NFVFW
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Course and Event Schedule

All classes are being held at Northwest Florida State College in Niceville, Florida except for the classes starting on Wednesday and Thursday. For classes starting on Wednesday or Thursday, please report to the location indicated below. Classroom assignments for all other classes will be given to you when you check-in on Friday afternoon, Saturday morning, or Sunday morning in the Student Services Center, 1st Floor. Lunch will be provided at no charge on Campus in Student Services Center on Saturday and Sunday from 11:45am till 1 pm. The Banquet on Saturday evening will be in the Parish Life Center at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church located at 1200 Valparaiso Blvd. in Niceville from 6 pm till 8:30 pm. By request from the Church, please do not arrive before 6pm. Opening ceremony starts promptly at 6:30 pm. 

Wednesday, September 18, through Sunday, September 22

Firefighting Tactics and Strategy II – 8 am till 5 pm
(Classroom located at Comfort Suites, 148 John Sims Pkwy, Niceville)

Fire Service Course Delivery – 8 am till 5 pm
(Classroom located at Holiday Inn Express, 106 Bayshore Dr., Niceville)

Building Construction for the Fire Service – 8 am till 5 pm

(Nutrition Center Dinning Room, 202-A N. Hwy 85, Niceville)

S-130/S-190/L-180 – 8 am till 5 pm
(Jackson Guard Conference Room, 107 Nwy 85 North, Niceville) (Preference given to Florida FF I Students) 

S330, Task Force/Strike Team Leader – 8 am till 5 pm; Wednesday thru Friday Only (Classroom location TBD)

Thursday, September 19 through Friday, September 20

Florida Firefighter I Skills Second Signature Sign Off – 8 am till 5 pm (Class located Quality Inn, Niceville, FL) Check-in will be on 9/18/2019 from 6:30p till 7:30p, and 9/19/2019 from 6:30a till 7:30a in the Lobby/Breakfast area of Quality Inn. (For FF I Students Only)Scholarships Available

Thursday, September 19, 2019
Firefighter Suicide Awareness – 6pm till 10pm (Holiday Inn Express, 106 Bayshore Dr., Niceville, FL)

Friday, September 20, 2019

Rehab Operations – 6pm till 10pm
Meth Labs/Grow Houses – 6:30 pm till 9:30 pm
Grant Writing – 6pm till 10pm
Human Side of the Fire Service – 6pm till 8pm
ISO – Public Protection Classification – 6pm till 10pm (NEW)
Gross Decon/PPE Care – 6p till 8p (NEW)


FFCA Volunteer Fire Officer Section Meeting – 6:30 pm, Location TBD



Saturday, September 21, 2019

8 am till 12 pm Classes
Rehab Operations
Electrical Safety (NEW)
Health Concerns for Today’s Firefighters 
First Due MCI (NEW)
Interactive Incident Command (NEW)

First Due, What Line?
Fire Chaplaincy
Explosive Awareness and Recognition
Street Smart RIT
VES

1:00 pm till 5:00 pm Classes
Rehab Operations
Photovoltaic/Solar Farm Safety (NEW)
First Due, What Line?
Interactive Incident Command (NEW)

Explosive Awareness and Recognition
ISO – Public Protection Classification (NEW)
Firefighter Water Rescue & Survival
Street Smart RIT
VES
Effective Behavioral Program (NEW)

8:00 am till 5:00 pm Classes
Emergency Vehicle Operation Course (Day 1 of 2)
Large Animal Rescue Awareness Course (NEW, added 5/23)

S-215, Fire Operations in the Wildland Urban Interface (Day 1 of 2) (NEW)
Tactics and Decisions for the 1st Arriving Officer (Day 1 of 2)
Engine Operations: From Hydraulics to Hose Streams (Day 1 of 2)
Live Fire Evolutions(FF I Students Only) (Class starts Friday, 9/20 @ 6 pm CDT) Scholarships Available (Day 1 of 2)
New Vehicle Technology and Extrication
Farmedic (Day 1 of 2) (NEW)
Water Tender/ Rural Water Supply (Day 1 of 2)
Low-Angle Terrain Rescue
Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (Day 1 of 2)
EMR/First Responder Refresher (Day 1 0f 2) (NEW)

Sunday, September 22, 2019

8:00 am till 12:00 pm Classes
Rehab Operations
VES
Structural Collapse Awareness
Post Blast Awareness (NEW)
ATV/UTV Safety (NEW)
Animal First Aid
First Due, What Line?
When the Unexpected Happens
Natural Gas Emergency Response (NEW)


1:00 pm till 5:00 pm Classes
Firefighter Suicide Awareness
Animal First Aid
When the Unexpected Happens
Health Concerns for Today’s Firefighters


8:00 am till 5:00 pm Classes
Emergency Vehicle Operation Course (Day 2 of 2)
S215, Fire Operations in the Wildland Urban Interface (Day 2 of 2)
Engine Operations: From Hydraulics to Hose Streams (Day 2 of 2)
Low-Angle Terrain Rescue
Lost Person Behavior
Live Fire Evolutions (For FF I Students Only)(Day 2 of 2)
Tactics and Decisions for the 1st Arriving Officer (Day 2 of 2)
Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (Day 2 of 2)
Farmedic (Day 2 of 2)
Water Tender/Rural Water Supply (Day 2 of 2)
New Car Technology and Extrication
EMR/First Reponder Refresher (Day 2 of 2)