Fire Training Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to fulfill any prerequisites or testing prior to registering for any of these courses?
Typically, there are no prerequisites or testing required before registering for any of the courses.
How do I register for these courses?
To register for any of the fire in-service courses, please fill out the registration form and email to [email protected] or fax form to (734) 462-4304. If you have further questions you can call the Fire Technology office at (734) 462-4305.
What are the costs/fees associated with these courses?
Each course has a set fee. You can confirm pricing from the training flyer for the particular course.
Is financial aid available?
As these courses are considered to be “Continuing Education and Professional Development” courses, financial aid is not available.
Is this program endorsed by any local, state or federal agency or organization?
Most of the Fire in-service classes are endorsed by the MFFTC (Michigan Firefighter Technology Council).
Do I have to take the courses in a certain order?
Except for the Fire Officer series, the classes can be taken in any order.
Do I have to be a Firefighter in order to attend any of the Fire in-service classes?
Most of the classes require that you be involved in some capacity in public safety.
Are there any medical stipulations before taking any of these courses?
There are no medical stipulations; however, you must be able to perform any of the tasks required for any of the classes that involve physical training.