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KU Fire & Rescue Training Institute

Fire Officer Training

Fire Officer training includes all courses targeted for audiences that include “Company” through “Chief” level officers. Topics include NIMS incident command training, leadership courses, firefighting strategy and many other topics designed to enhance fire officer development.

Select the course name link from the list below to see a catalog description and schedule of current offerings.

Fire Officer Training

Anhydrous Ammonia and Chlorine Response
Anhydrous Ammonia Emergency Response
Arson Detection for First Responders
Basic Fire Investigation Course (80-hours)
Campus Fire and Life Safety II: Public Education F 0194
Chlorine Emergency Response
Command and Control of Wildland/Urban Fire Interface Operations for the Structural Chief Officer
Decision Making for Initial Company Operations
Electric Vehicle Safety
Emergency Vehicle Driver Training Program
Ethanol: Response Considerations
Fire Inspector 1
Fire Officer 1
Fire Officer 2
Fire Prevention for First Responders and Small Departments
Hazardous Material On-Scene Commander
Health and Safety Officer
Incident Command for Highrise Operations
Incident Command System and Resource Management for the Fire Service
Incident Command System for Structural Collapse Incidents
Incident Safety Officer
Introduction to Unified Command for All Hazard Incidents
Introduction to Unified Command for Multi-Agency and Catastrophic Incidents
Introduction to Wildland/Urban Interface Firefighting for the Structural Company Officer
Leadership 1 for Fire and EMS: Strategies for Company Success
Leadership 2 for Fire and EMS: Strategies for Personal Success
Leadership 3 for Fire and EMS: Strategies for Supervisory Success
Managing Company Tactical Operations: Simulations
Managing Company Tactical Operations: Decision Making
Managing Company Tactical Operations: Preparation
Managing Company Tactical Operations: Tactics
NIMS: ICS 300 -- Intermediate ICS
NIMS: ICS 400 -- Advanced ICS
Politics and the White Helmet
Preparing for Initial Company Operations
Principles of Building Construction: Combustible
Principles of Building Construction: Noncombustible
Shaping the Future
Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Operations
Traffic Incident Management
Training Operations in Small Departments
Youth Firesetting Prevention and Intervention: Level I (F0633)


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KF&RTI Contact Information

Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute
St. Andrews Office Facility
1515 Saint Andrews Drive
Lawrence, KS 66047-1619
or toll free 866-804-8841

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