This NC Fire and Rescue Commission certification course covers the knowledge, skills, and requirements referenced in the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standard 1001 for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. Topics include fire suppression, fire prevention, technical rescue, and hazardous materials.
Surry Community College Fire and Rescue Division conducts all certification tests in accordance with the North Carolina Fire and Rescue Commission Testing Policy. A simplified testing policy is available which summarizes the main points of this policy. To be eligible to test, students must register BEFORE 10% of the class time has passed and MUST attend 80% of the entire class.