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Firefighter Classes Enrolling Now! 

These classes are provided at NO COST to Volunteer Firefighters

working at Fire Departments within the MATC School District.


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If you have questions about a class, submit your question here or

call Kevin O’Donnell at (405) 449-7618


  AUGUST 2020  


HAZARDOUS MATERIALS  AWARENESS (HazMat Awareness)

Note: This class must be completed prior to taking Hazardous Materials Operations (HazMat Ops).

Description: Hazardous Materials (HazMat) Awareness is an 8 hour lecture-based course and held in a classroom setting. The course is designed to prepare students to successfully complete certification as an Awareness-level first responder. (Students are eligible to test for IFSAC Firefighter I Certification after successfully completing three courses: Hazardous Materials Awareness, Hazardous Materials Operations, and Firefighter I.)  

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Location: Mid-America Technology Center (Wayne, OK)

 


  SEPTEMBER 2020  


HAZARDOUS MATERIALS  OPERATIONS (HazMat Ops)

Note: Hazardous Materials Awareness (HazMat Awareness) is required prior to taking Hazardous Matereials Operations (HazMat Ops).

Description: Hazardous Materials Operations (HazMat Ops) is a 40 hour course that is both lecture-based and hands-on skills training. The course is held on two consecutive weekends. In this course, students receive instruction and hands-on experience in the knowledge, activities and responsibilities required of Operations-level HazMat responders. This course has hands-on skills activities which requires students to bring Bunker Gear (and SCBA if available). (Students are eligible to test for IFSAC Firefighter I Certification after successfully completing three courses: Hazardous Materials Awareness, Hazardous Materials Operations, and Firefighter I.) 

Start Date: Friday, September 18, 2020

Dates and Times:

Weekend #1 (meals not provided): Friday, Sept. 18 (6 – 10pm), Saturday, Sept. 19 (8am – 5pm), Sunday, Sept. 20 (8am – 5pm)

Weekend #2 (meals not provided): Friday, Sept. 25 (6 – 10pm), Saturday, Sept. 26 (8am – 5pm), Sunday, Sept. 27 (8am – 5pm)

Location: Mid-America Technology Center (Wayne, OK)

 


  OCTOBER 2020  


FIREFIGHTER I (FF1)

Description: This is a 10 week course (180 training hours). The course is a combination of class room course-work and physical skills training. After successful completion of the course, students will have the knowledge and abilities to meet the requirements of an entry-level firefighter. This course has hands-on skills activities on Saturdays which requires students to bring Bunker Gear (and SCBA if available). (Students are eligible to test for IFSAC Firefighter I Certification after successfully completing three courses: Hazardous Materials Awareness, Hazardous Materials Operations, and Firefighter I.)  

Start Date: Saturday, October 10, 2020

Dates: Saturday, October 10, 2020 through Saturday, January 23, 2021 

Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays (Class Days) 6pm – 10 pm

            Saturdays (Skills Days) 8am – 5pm (meals not provided)

Location: Mid-America Technology Center (Wayne, OK), Demo Burn and Live Burn activities are conducted at Pontotoc Technology Center (Ada, OK)