Course Description:

This course is designed provide the knowledge and skills for successful certification in Instructor III. The Instructor III course satisfies the requirements of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1041, Chapter 6 provides the tools necessary to obtain certification. It is designed around classroom lectures and group interactive exercises to improve the student’s abilities to act as a fire instructor at the administrative level. This includes responsibilities such as instructional resource management, policy development, and program design. This class may also involve assignments & projects that the student will have to complete outside of the scheduled class time each day (homework). Skills taught include: Training record administration, policy development, Instructional staff selection, development, & evaluation, purchasing / course costing, program & curriculum development, course administration, development, & evaluation.

The purpose of this course is to have students complete the JPR requirements for the practical exercise prior to certification testing.

Instructional Delivery:

This course will be for on campus and regional delivery at host departments – but needs to have manager approval.




$165 (including book)/$585 (including book)*

*If more than one course price is shown, the first price applies to all Louisiana Municipal Fire Departments who are issued a Fire Department ID from the State Fire Marshal's Office and are supported by the 2% Fire Insurance Fund. The second price applies to all non-Louisiana Municipal Fire Departments including state agencies (in-state and out-of-state), out-of-state fire departments, federal agencies, and the private sector, etc.