WVU Fire Service Extension is offering a Firefighter II Pro Board Challenge at the State Fire Academy in Weston, West Virginia August 12 and 19 (must attend both days). Each day will start at 8:00 a.m. and go until all candidates are completed.
Candidates are required to successfully pass the written test with a 70% (JBL Fire Fighter Skills 3rd Edition) and complete all practical skill stations IAW NFPA 1001 (Chapter 6, 2013 Edition).
For the Firefighter II challenge, each candidate must bring:
- copy of Pro Board or IFSAC Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations certificates
- copy of a Pro Board or IFSAC Firefighter I certificate
- copy of a current 1st Aid/CPR card
- certificate of training showing completion of a Firefighter II course of instruction.
The candidate must be at least 18 years of age. The cost of the challenge is $150.00.
Each candidate must supply their own PPE to include SCBA. All PPE must be serviceable and in compliance. Candidates with unserviceable/unsafe gear will NOT be allowed to participate in the live fire evolutions.
Registration in advance is required. Please register by August 1, 2017. To register for the challenge or if you have any questions email firstname.lastname@example.org.