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Fire Service Training Classes and Information

Contact Information:

Tommy Brooks, Fire Service Coordinator

Phone Number: (828) 782-2139 or thomasmbrooks@abtech.edu

John Witherspoon, Chair Fire Protection Technology

Phone Number: (828) 782-2844 or jcwitherspoon@abtech.edu

 

The Fire Service Office at A-B Tech is open 5 days a week. Office hours are from 8:00 - 5:00. We will make every effort to respond within 48 hrs. 

 

 Calendar of Events & Classes:

CLASSLOCATIONDATE & TIME
FF I & II - Fire Behavior

Riceville Fire Department / Instr. Deputy Chief

L. Pierson

January 14, 15, 2013  7 - 10 pm

January 19, 2013  9 - 4 pm

NC RIT - MAYDAY

Riceville Fire Department / Instr. T. Lance

To register contact training@ricevillefire.org

Class size is limited!

January 28, 29, 2013  6 - 10 pm
Wildland - Fire Behavior (S190)
Swannanoa FD / Instr. R. Townley

February 4, 2013  5 - 10 pm

February 5, 2013 5 - 8 pm 

Wildland - Firefighter 2 (S130)
Swannanoa FD / Instr. R. Townley

February 5, 2013 8 - 10 pm

Feb. 11,13,14, 2013  5 - 10 pm

Feb. 16, 2013  8 - 5 pm

Wildland - Human Factors (L180)
Swannanoa FD / Instr. R. TownleyFebruary 7, 2013  6 - 10 pm 

NC RIT - Firefighter Survival

Riceville Fire Department / Instr. T. Lance

To register contact training@ricevillefire.org

Class size is limited!

March 25, 28 2013  6 - 10 pm

March 30, 2013  8 - 5 pm

 

NC RIT - Rapid Intervention

 

Riceville Fire Department / Instr. T. Lance

To register contact training@ricevillefire.org

Class size is limited!

 April 15, 16, 2013 6 - 10 pm

April 20, 2013  8 - 5 pm

   
 

Class listing for 2012 To remain for Audit Use

 
1403- Orientation and SafetyNorth End Trn. / TBAJanuary 2012 / TBA
D/O Introduction to Pumps

Riceville VFD / Instr. J. Myers

East End Trn.

January 9, 10, 2012 6 - 10 pm

January 14, 2012 8 - 5 pm

FF II - RopesBarnardsville FD / Instr. D. Rice

Jan. 10, 12, 17, 19, 2012

7 - 10 pm

Chief 101 - Madison Cty. Marshall FD / Instr. R. Cole

January 13, 2012 6 - 10 pm

January 14, 2012  8 - 5 pm

1403 - Personal Protective Equipment

Barnardsville FD / Instr. K. Reuhl

North End Trn.

Jan. 16 & 20, 2012 6 - 9:30 pm

Jan. 21, 2012 8 - 5 pm

D/O Basic Pump Operations

Reynolds VFD / Instr. J. Myers

East End Trn.

January 17, 18, 2012 6 - 10 pm

January 21, 2012 8 - 5 pm

January 24, 25, 2012 6 - 10 pm

Fire Officer IAsheville Fire Dept. / Instr. B. HendrenJan. 23 - Feb. 1, 2012 8 - 5 pm
Company OperationsAsheville Fire Dept. / Instr. W. RogersJan. 24 & 30, 2012 7 - 9:30 pm

TR Ropes - Rescue Operations

Skyland FD / Instr. B. GrindstaffJanuary 28, 2012  9 - 4 pm
Lost Person Behavior

Swannanoa FD / Instr. C. McClure       Class spce is limited to 24 students. Students will be required to pre-register. Requiered book for class, "Lost Person Behavior" will be available at the class for $25.00. Contact Chief Larry Pierson to register at (828) 686-3335 or larry@svfd.net

January 30, 31, 2012

09:00 - 5:00 pm.

Wildland Fighter 2

S-130

Swannanoa FD / Instr. R. Townley

January 30, 31 Feb. 6, 7, 9, 2012

5:30 - 10:30  pm

FF I & II Orientation & SafetyWeaverville FD / Instr. T. Kelley

February 2, 9, 2012  6 - 10 pm

February 11, 2012  8 - 6 pm

February 16, 2012  6 - 10 pm

D/O Pump Maintenance

Swannanoa VFD / Instr. J. Willix

East End Trn.

February 6, 8, 2012 6 - 10 pm

February 11, 2012 8 - 5 pm

Instructor Level I & II / Ed. Meth.Enka FD / Instr. T. Malone (Class limited to 10 students)

Feb. 6,7,8,9,2012 18:30 - 22:30

Feb. 15, 2012  18:30 - 22:30

Feb. 20,21,22,23, 2012 18:30 - 22:30

Feb. 29, 2012 18:30 - 22:30

March 5,6,7,8, 2012 18:30 - 22:30

March 14, 2012 18:30 - 22:30

March 19,20,21,22, 2012                18:30 - 22:30

Wildland: Human Factors L-180Swannanoa FD / Instr. R. TownleyFebruary 9, 2012  5:30 - 9:30 pm
Wildland: Fire Behavior S-190Swannanoa FD / Instr. D. WalkerFebruary 11, 2012  8 - 5 pm
FF I & II Building ConstructionBarnardsville FD / Instr. K. Reukl

February 13, 15, 2012  6 - 9:30pm

February 18, 2012  8 - 5 pm

RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

February 15, 27, 2012 9 - 5 pm

March 1, 8, 13, 15, 2012 9 - 5 pm

Chief 101 - Madison Cty. Walnut FD / Instr. R. Cole

February 16, 2012  6 - 10 pm

February 18, 2012 8 - 5 pm

RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

Feb. 16, 23, 28, 2012 9 - 5 pm

March 6, 9, 16, 2012 9 - 5 pm

RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

Feb. 17,22,24,29, 2012 9 - 5 pm

March 2, 5, 2012 9 - 5 pm

D/O Basic Pump OperationsMars Hill FD / Instr. B. Lawrence

February 18, 2012  8 - 5 pm

March 3, 24, 2012  8 - 5 pm

1403 - Fire BehaviorReems Creek FD / Instr. R. Kuykendall

Feb. 20,22,23,28,292012

7 - 10 pm

D/O Sprinkler & Standpipe

Riceville VFD / Instr. J. Myers

East End Trn.

February 20, 23, 2012 6 - 10 pm

February 25, 2012  8 - 5 pm

TR Ropes: Anchors

Skyland FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff (Contact Instructor @ Skyland FD to register for class)

Feb. 21-March 16, 2012 9 - 4 pm
Haz Mat RefresherBroad River FD / Instr. T. KelleyFebruary 21, 2012 6 - 10 pm
Wildland Fire SuppressionWeaverville FD / Instr. R. Townley

Feb. 27, March 5, 12, 2012

6 - 10 pm

   
F I & II - Orientation & SafetyWalnut FD / Madison County / Instr. L. Ball

February 29, 2012  6 - 10 pm

March 5, 7, 2012  6 - 10 pm

March 10, 2012 8 - 6 pm

1403 - Portable Fire ExtinguishersJupiter FD / Instr. R. Maney

March 1, 2012 7 - 10 pm

March 3, 2012  9 - 12;00

D/O Hydraulics

Reynolds VFD / Instr. J. Myers

March 6 & 7, 2012 6 - 10 pm

March 10, 2012  8 - 5 pm

RIT Team / Burn

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

(This class corresponds to the RIT classes above)

March 7, 20, 21, 2012  9 - 2 pm

Class is repeated each date.

FF I & II Prevention / EducationMars Hill FD / Instr. R. Maney

March 8,13,15,20, 27,  7-10 pm

March 24, 2012 9 - 3 pm

TR General - Rescue OperationsWoodfin FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff

March 6,13,15, 2012  7 - 10 pm

RT Team
 

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

March 12, 2012 9 - 5 pm
FF I & II Fire Department Orientation and Safety

Riceville FD / Instr. T. Kelley

March 19,21, 2012   6 - 10 pm

March 24, 2012  8 - 5 pm

March 26, 2012  6 - 10 pm

D/O Service Testing

Swannanoa VFD / Instr. J. Willix 

East End Trn.

March 20, 22, 2012  6 - 10 pm

March 24, 2012  8 - 5 pm

TR General - Rescue EquipmentWoodfin FD / Instr. B. GrindstaffMarch 22, 26, 2012  7 - 10 pm
Fire Officer I Hybrid

Instr. R. Cole / Skyland FD - This is a Hybrid "On-Line" offering and students will be expected to pre-register before March 19th. Attendees need the J&B fire Officer 2nd edition.

March 22, April15, 2012 8 - 6 pm

April 25, 27, 2012 5 - 10 pm

April 30, 2012 8 - 6 pm

RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

March 28, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II Alarms & CommunicationBeaverdam Sta. / Instr. R. Kuykendall

April 2,5,10,17,19/2012

7 - 10 pm

Chain Saw SafetyReems Creek FD / Instr. B. Leatherwood

April 9, 16, 2012  7 - 10 pm

April 21, 2012  8 - 3 pm

FF I & II- Fire Hose, Streams & AppliancesWoodfin FD / Instr. A. Roberts

April 9, 2012  6 - 10 pm

April 14, 2012  8 - 6 pm

April 24, 26, 2012  6 - 10 pm

TR Ropes - Mechanicla Advantages

Skyland FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff (Contact Instructor @ Skyland FD to register for class) This is a 1 day class.

April 9, 2012  9 - 4 pm

April 12, 2012 - 9 - 4 pm

April 13, 2012  9 - 4 pm

D/O Pump Water Supply

Riceville VFD / Instr. J. Willix

East End Trn.

April 9, 11, 2012  6 - 10 pm

April 14, 2012  8 - 5 pm

TR General - Personal Protective EquipmentWoodfin FD / Instr. B. GrindstaffApril 10,12,16, 2012  7 - 10 pm
Rapid Intervention Certification Program (RIT)

This is a week long NC State Certification program. Class limited to 24 Students.

Skyland Trn. Facility. Contac tlance@skylandfire.com to rgister

April 16 - 20, 2012 8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Fixed Ropes

Skyland FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff (Contact Instructor @ Skyland FD to register for class) This is a 2 day class.

April 16, 26, 2012  9 - 4 pm

April 17,19, 2012  9 - 4 pm

April 20,25, 2012  9 - 4 pm

Introduction to AerialsWest Buncombe FD / Instr. D. FagnantApril 16, 17, 2012  9 - 5 pm
RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

April 19, 2012  9 - 5 pm
TR General - Helicopter TransportWoodfin FD / Instr. B. GrindstaffApril 19, 23, 2012  7 - 10 pm
Commanding the RIT

This class is designed for the officer in command of a RIT operation. Skyland Trn. Facility. Contact tlance@skylandfire.com to rgister

April 20, 2012 8 - 5 pm
RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

April 23, 2012  9 - 5 pm
Aerials: Basic OperationsWest Buncombe FD / Instr. D. FagnantApril 23, 24, 2012  9 - 5 pm
TR General - Rescue RiggingWoodfin FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff

April 24, 30, 2012 6 - 10 pm

May 1, 8, 2012  6 - 10 pm

May 10, 2012  7 - 9 pm

FF I & II - RescueBarnardsville FD / Instr. D. RiceApril 30, May 2,8,10,14,16,21,& 24, 2012  7 - 10 pm.
RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

April 30, 2012  9 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Lowers and Raises

Skyland FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff (Contact Instructor @ Skyland FD to register for class) This is a 2 day class.

May 1,4, 2012  9 - 4 pm

May 2,7, 2012  9 - 4 pm

May 3,5, 2012  9 - 4 pm

 FLSE - Education I French Broad FD / Instr. T. Malone

 May 1,2,3, 2012 

6:30 - 10:30 pm

FF I & II - Forcible Entry

Marshall FD, Madison County

Instr. N. Waldrup

May 1, 2, 3, 8, 10, 2012  7 - 10 pm

Fire Officer II - Hybrid

Instr. R. Cole / Enka FD - This is a Hybrid "On-Line" offering and students will be expected to pre-register before March 19th. Attendees need the J&B Fire Officer 2nd edition.

May 7, 2012  5 - 10 pm

May 19, 2012  8 - 7 pm

May 21,24,31, 2012 5 - 10 pm

Aerials: MaintenanceWest Buncombe FD / Instr. D. FagnantMay 10, 11, 2012  9 - 5 pm
Fire CHAPLIN 101Asheville FD HQ/ Instr, T. Wright

May 11, 2012  6 - 10 pm

May 12, 2012  8 6 pm

Rapid Intervention Certification Program (RIT)

This is a week long NC State Certification program. Class limited to 24 Students.

Asheville Airport / Instr. T. Lance

tlance@skylandfire.com to register

May 14 - 18, 2012 8 - 5 pm
FLSE Admin IIIFairview FD / Instr. T. Malone

May 14, 2012  8 - 5 pm

May 15, 2012  8 - 12 pm

TR General - Victim ManagementWoodfin FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff

May 14, 21, 28 & 29, 2012

6 - 10 pm

Aerials: TestingWest Buncombe FD / Instr. D. FagnantMay 15, 15, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FLSE - General French Broad FD / Instr. T. Malone

May 15, 16, 17, 2012

6:30 - 10:30 pm

FLSE Education IIIFairview FD / Instr. T. Malone

May 15, 2012  1 - 5 pm

May 16, 2012   8 - 5 pm

RIT BurnAFD/Swannanoa/ Instr. S. Robertson - Contact Chief Hendren for Regtistration (bhendren@ashevillenc.gov)May 16, 2012 9 - 2 pm
FLSE Planning & DevelopmentFairview FD / Instr. T. Malone

May 17, 2012  8 - 5 pm

May 18, 2012 8 - 12 pm

Commanding the RIT

This class is designed for the officer in command of a RIT operation. Skyland Trn. Facility. Contact tlance@skylandfire.com to rgister

May 18, 2012  8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Highlines

Skyland FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff (Contact Instructor @ Skyland FD to register for class) This is a 1 day class.

May 21, 2012  8 - 6 pm

May 22, 2012  8 - 6 pm

May 23, 2012 8 - 6 pm 

RIT BurnAFD/Swannanoa/ Instr. S. Robertson - Contact Chief Hendren for Regtistration (bhendren@ashevillenc.gov)May 26, 2012  9 - 2 pm
FLSE - Admin II French Broad FD / Instr. T. Malone

May 29, 30, 31, 2012

6:30 - 10:30 pm

RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

May 29,2012  9 - 5 pm Daily
RIT BurnAFD/Swannanoa/ Instr. S. Robertson - Contact Chief Hendren for Registration (bhendren@ashevillenc.gov)May 29, 2012  9 - 2 pm
RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

May 30, 2012 9 - 5 pm Daily
RIT Team

Asheville FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Contact bhendren@ashevillenc.gov to register

May 31, 2012  9 - 5 pm Daily
EVD/Trailer Towing OperationSwannanoa Sta. 2 / Instr. M. Dillingham

June 4, 11, 2012  6 - 10 pm

June 16, 2012 9 - 3 pm

Preparing for Line of Duty Death: Command Staff Training

Instructed by: Paul Jockimo

Location: Skyland Fire Department

9 Miller Rd.

Skyland NC, 28776

To pre-register, please call Dara Narsiff at A-B Tech: 828-398-7355

or e-mail: daraanarsiff@abtech.edu

Class to be held on the following dates:

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 (Lunch and dinner provided)

OR  Saturday, June 9th, 2012 (Lunch provided)  8:30-5:00

*No prior CISM training required*

 

 

Line of Duty Death: Preparing the Best for the Worst

 

This two-day class is designed for CISM trained personnel to help prepare them to provide support services to emergency services agencies following LODD.

Instructed by: Paul Jockimo

To pre-register, please call Dara Narsiff at A-B Tech: 828-398-7355

or e-mail: daraanarsiff@abtech.edu

June 7th-8th, 2012      8:30-5:00

 Location:

Biltmore Baptist Church

35 Clayton Road

 Arden, NC 28704

 Course Costs:

Registration Fee: $65.00-For those who are non-exempt

Insurance Fee: $1.40-For those who are non-exempt

Textbook and course completion certificate-$20
FF I & II RescueBroad River FD / Instr. B. Hayner

Junr 11, 18, 25, 2012  6 - 10 pm

July 9, 16, 23, 2012  6 - 10 pm

FF I & II Ladders

Reems Creek FD /

Instr. R. Kuykendall

June 13,19,21,27,28, 2012

7 - 10 pm

TR Ropes - Victim Management

Skyland FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff (Contact Instructor @ Skyland FD to register for class) This is a 2 day class.

June 18,21, 2012  8 - 5 pm

June 19,26, 2012  8 - 5 pm

June 20,22, 2012 8 - 5 pm

FLSE Admin IIIEnka FD / Instr. T. Malone

June 18, 2012  8 - 5 pm

June 19, 2012  8 - 12 pm

FLSE Education IIIEnka FD / Instr. T. Malone

June 19, 2012  1 - 5 pm

June 20, 2012  8 - 5 pm

D/O Pumps:

Testing Apparatus

Mars Hill FD / Instr. B. Lawrence

June 21, 26, 2012  6 - 10 pm

July 3, 5, 2012  6 - 10 pm

FLSE Planning & DevelopmentEnka FD / Instr. T. Malone

June 21, 2012  8 - 5 pm

June 22, 2012  8 - 12 pm

Rescue Co. Trn.West Buncombe FD / Instr. T. KelleyJune 25, 2012  7 - 10 pm
FF I & II - Personal Protective Equip.Asheville FD / Instr. A. WilsonJuly 10, 12, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Orientation & SafetyAsheville FD / Instr. B. DuncanJuly 11, 13, 18, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - RopesAsheville FD / Instr. N. RogersJuly 16, 19, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Fire BehaviorAsheville FD / Instr. M. RileyJuly 17, 2012  8 - 7 pm
FF I & II - Water SupplyAsheville FD / Instr. B. DuncanJuly 20, 23, 2012  8 - 6 pm
FF I & II SalvageJupiter FD / Instr. S. RobertsJuly 23, 25, 2012  7 - 10 pm
FF I & II - Hose, Streams, AppliancesAsheville FD / Instr. A. WilsonJuly 24, 25, 2012  8 - 5:30 pm
FF I & II - Foam Fire StreamsEbbs Chapel  / Instr. N. WaldrupJuly 23, 26, 2012  7 - 10 pm
FF I & II - SalvageAsheville FD / Instr. J. HammondJuly 26, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - LaddersAsheville FD / Instr. J. KnightonJuly 27, 30, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II  - OverhaulJupiter FD / Instr, J. HarwoodJuly 30, Aug. 1, 2012  7 - 10 pm
Fire Department Orientation & SafetyLeicester FD / Instructor A. Roberts

July 10,13,16,19, 2012  6 - 10 pm

July 21, 2012   8 - 6 pm

FF I & II Personal Protective EquipmentLeicester FD / Instr. J. Keever

July 30, Aug. 2, 2012  6 - 10 pm

August 4, 2012  8 - 5 pm

FF I & II - Emergency MedicalAB Tech West / Instr. E. Stalte

July 31, 2012  9 - 5 pm

August 1, 2012  9 - 5 pm

FF I & II - Foam Fire StreamsAsheville FD / Instr. J. WaltonAugust 2, 2012  9 - 5 pm
Haz-Mat Level 1 ResponderAsheville FD / Instr. S. MackeyAug. 3,6,7,8,9, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Water SupplyWoodfin FD / Instr. T. Malone

August 7,8,9,14, 2012

6 - 10 pm

FF I & II - Alarms & CommunicationsAsheville FD / Instr. D. FlinnAugust 10, 13, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Building ConstructionAsheville FD / Instr. M. RileyAugust 14, 15, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Portable ExtinguishersAsheville FD / Instr. J. WaltonAugust 16, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - OverhaulAsheville FD / Instr. J. HammondAugust 17, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II VentilationBarnardsville FD / Instr. J. Gambalie

August 20, 23, 27, 29, 30, 2012

7 - 10 pm

September 1, 2012  9 - 3 pm

FF I & II - VentillationAsheville FD / Instr. M. RileyAugust 20, 21, 22, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II -Forcible EntryAsheville FD / Instr. E. StalteAugust 23, 24, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Fire Prevention & EducationAsheville FD / Instr. K. KlopeAug. 27, 28, 29, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - SprinklersAsheville FD / Instr. S. WickhamAugust 30, 31, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Fire ControlAsheville FD / Instr. W. Rogers

September 4,6,10,11,16, 2012

9 - 7 pm 

FF I & II - RescueAsheville FD / Instr. N. Rogers September 5, 7, 2012 9 - 5 pm
Search & Rescue TacticsWeaverville FD / Instr. E. Rogers

Sept. 4,5,10,11,13,19/2012

6 - 10 pm.

D/O Trailer TowingFairview FD / Instr. R. Brian

September 7, 2012 6 - 10 pm

September 8, 2012 8 - 5 pm

FF I & II Hazardous Materials Responder LI Riceville FD / Instr. T. Kelley

Sept. 17, 19, 2012  6 - 10 pm

Sept. 22, 2012  8 - 5 pm                  (Station 6 Substation)

Sept. 24, 26, 2012  6 - 10 pm

October 2, 2012  6 - 10 pm

October 6, 2012  8 - 5 pm

October 8, 2012  6 - 10 pm

D/O - Emergency Vehicle DriverAsheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.  Instr. J. KnightonSept. 24, 25, 26, 2012 8 - 5 pm
D/O - Introduction to PumpsAsheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.         Instr. J. KnightonSept. 27, 28, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O - Basic Pump OperationsAsheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.        Instr. D. FlinnOctober 1, 2, 3, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O - Pump MaintenanceAsheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.      Instr. A. WilsonOctober 4, 5, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O - Sprinklers & StandpipesAsheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.     Instr. S. MackeyOctober 8, 9, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O - Pump HydraulicsAsheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.    Instr. W. RogersOctober 10, 11, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O  - Pump Service TestingAsheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.      Instr. S. MackeyOctober 12, 15, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O  - Water SupplyAsheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.    Instr. D. FlinnOctober 16, 17, 18, 2012  8 - 5 pm
NCFS: Wildland Fire Suppression for FDRiceville FD / Instr. R. Townley, NCFSNov. 19, 20, 26,27, 2012                7 - 10 pm

BC Peer Response Network Training

Special Topics For Emergency Responders

To Inform and Educate First Responders in the Debriefing process and The Disease of Addiction

Please contact Ms. Dara Narsiff at (828) 398-7355 or daraanarsiff@abtech.edu to inform her of your intentions to attend. Registration will be completed on site.

At the West Buncombe Fire Department

November 13, 2012  8 - 5 pm
RIT Team Course

Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Class limited to 24 students - Contact Instructor @ jsamrobertson@yahoo.com to register for this class.

November 12 - 16, 2012 9 - 7 pm.
RIT Team Course

Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. Robertson

Class limited to 24 students - Contact Instructor @ jsamrobertson@yahoo.com to register for this class.

November 26 - 30, 2012 9 - 7 pm.
FF I & II RopesRiceville FD / Instr. J. CoffeyDecember 10,11,12, 2012             6 - 10 pm
 

Class listing for 2011

To remain for Audit Use

 

 
Fire Officer DevelopmentEnka Campus, Haynes Bldg. / Instr. B. Hendren

Jan. 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 2011

8:30 - 5:30 pm

 FF I & II Ropes 

Jupiter FD / Instr. Brian Grindstaff

 

Jan. 25, 27, Feb. 1st -

6 - 10 pm

FF 1403 Personal Protective Equip.Woodfin FD / Instr. R. kuykendall

Feb. 1, 3, 7, 15, 16, 2011

7:00 - 10 pm

Fire Behavior FF I & II

Hot Springs Comm. Center Madison Cty.

 Inst. L. Ball

Feb. 7, 10, 17, 21st 7 - 10 pm.
FF I & II Building ConstructionBarnardsville FD / Instr. Keith Ruehl

Feb. 7 & 10, 6:30-10:00pm

Feb. 12 9 - 5 pm 

Live Burn TrailerWeaverville FD / Instr. E. RogersFeb. 8, 15, 17, 2011 5:30 - 10 pm
Hazardous Materials Responder Level I Class Cancelled due to low registration 

 February 15 & 17 6-10 pm

February 19th 1 - 6 pm

NFA Leadership IBarnardsville FD / Inst. R. ManeyFeb. 14, 16, 22, and 28. 7-10 pm

Fire Officer I

Enka FD / Inst. R. Cole (Preregistration contact Tommy Brooks @ AB Tech (828) 254-1921 ext 139 / Deadline February 18th

February 23, March 2, 16, 23rd 8 - 7 pm.

FLSE Administration Level IIFairview FD / L. Garrison Instr.

Feb. 28, 2011 6 - 10 pm

March 2, 3, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Emergency Vehicle Driver CertificationWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Fagnant

Feb. 28th, March 1 & 3 2011

9 - 5 pm

Live Burn TrailerWeaverville FD / Instr. E. Rogers

March 3, 14, 2011 5:30 - 10 pm

March 15, 16, 17, 2011 8 - 12 pm

FF 1403 Fire BehaviorBarnardsville FD / Inst. D. Rice

 March 3, 7, 10, 15

7 - 10 pm

FF I & II Prevention, Cause, & EducationMars Hill FD / Instr. Terry Malone

March 7 & 9 /    6 - 10:30 pm

March10,21 & 23 / 6 - 10 pm

Fire Ground OperationsAsheville & Swannanoa FD's @ Bee Tree Sta. (Contact Chief B. Hendren AFD)

March 5th & 12th, 2011

9 - 12 pm & 1 - 4 pm each day.

FF I & II Personal Protective Equip.Riceville FD / Instr. Steve WhickamMarch 14, 17, 21, 24, & 28th / 6 - 9 pm.
Trans CAER Anhydrous Ammonia Tour

 Asheville Fire Department at Norfolk Southern RR - Meadow Rd. Facility

All Emergency Responders Welcome!

3-day training on railcar and tractor trailer response and safety

March 9 - 11, 2011

10:30 - 12:30 / 1:30 - 3:30

3:30 - 5:30

FF I & II Sprinklers Reynolds FD / Instr. V. CarterMarch 15, 17, 22,& 24, 2011 6 - 10 pm 

TR Ropes / Rescue Operations

Fairview FD / Instr. B. GrindstaffMarch 24, 2011 / 8 - 4 pm.

FLSE Level II

Planning & Development

Fairview FD / Instr. L. Garrison

March 25, 2011 8 - 4 pm

March 26, 2011 8 - 12 pm

TR Ropes / AnchorsFairview FD / Instr. B. GrindstaffMarch 29 - April 8, 2011      8 - 5 pm.
FF I & II Ventilation

Country FD / Instr. N. Waldrup

Madison County

March 28, 29 2011 7 - 10 pm

April 4, 11, 12, 18, 19, 2011        7 - 10 pm

Chief 101 - Buncombe County

Skyland FD /  Inst. R. Cole (Preregistration contact Tommy Brooks @ AB Tech (828) 254-1921 ext 139 /  Deadline March 25th

March 30, 8 - 5 pm  March 31 8 - 1 pm.  

FF 1403 Portable Fire ExtinguishersBarnardsville FD / Instr. R. ManeyApril 2, 2011 9 - 4 pm
Russian Languages & Emergency Response

West Buncombe FD / All are welcome.

This class is designed to provide emergency responders with knowledge and tools to communicate.

Instr. Mr. Niel Stephens

April 4, 2011  7 - 9 pm

April 8, 2011  9 - 11 am

AerialsWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Fagnant

April 4, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

April 5, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

FF 1403 Portable Fire ExtinguishersGarren Creek FD / Instr. T. Garrison

April 5, 2011 6 - 10 pm

April 12, 2011 6 - 8 pm

Trench RefresherMountainside Park / AFD Instr. D. Ball, H. Roberson

April 5, 8:30 - 5:30 pm

April 8, 8:30 - 5:30 pm

Aerials: basic OperationsWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Fagnant

April 6, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

April 7, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

RIT Operations / Non Cert.Skyland FD / Instr. T. LanceApril 6, 2011 8:30 - 17:30
FF 1403 Hose  Streams &   AppliancesWoodfin FD / Instr. A. Roberts

April 7& 13th,  -6-10pm

April 16, 2011 8 - 5 pm

April 19, 2011 6 - 10 pm 

Aerials: MaintenanceWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Fagnant

April 18, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

April 19, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

RIT Operations / Non Cert.Skyland FD / Instr. T. LanceApril 7, 2011 8:30 - 17:30
FF I & II SalvagePostponed until later date.TBA
RIT Operations / Non Cert.Skyland FD / Instr. T. LanceApril 8, 2011 8:30 - 17:30
FF I & II RescueBarnardsville FD / Instr. D. RiceApril 20, 25, 27, 2011         7 - 10 pm 

May 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 2011            7 - 10 pm

NC Hazardous Materials Technician CourseWest Buncombe FD / Pre-Registration required. Contact Chief Barry Hendren, AFD @ (828) 259-5646 or bhendren@ashevillenc.gov

April 25, 2011 - May 6, 2011

 Full day classes

Aerials: TestingWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Fagnant

April 25, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

April 27, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

Vehicle Extrication (Non-Cert.)

Walnut FD. Madison Cty. / Instr. D. BallApril 19, 21, 26, 2011        6 - 10 pm
FF 1403 Water Supply

Ebbs Chapel FD, Madison Cty. Instr. N. Waldrup

April 25, 26, 2011 7-10 pm

May 2, 3, 9, 10, 2011 7 - 10 pm

TR Gen. / RopesSkyland FD / Instr. D. SullivanMay 3. 5, 10, 2011 9 - 4 pm
Mental Management of EmergenciesAB Tech Enka Campus / Instructor Richard Gassaway

May 4, 2011 1 - 4 pm

May 5, 2011 9 - 12 pm

May 6, 2011 9 - 12 pm

Live Burn TrailerEnka FD / Instr. E. RogersMay 4, 5, 6, 2011 5 - 10 pm
TR Ropes / Fixed SystemsFairview FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff

May 6, 9, 2011

8:30 - 3:30 pm

Fire Officer II

Jones & Bartlett fire Officer ( Read Chpters 1 - 5 prior to class)

Black Mtn. FD / Inst. R. Cole

(Preregistration contact Tommy Brooks @ AB Tech (828) 254-1921 ext 139 / Deadline May 6th

May 9, 12, 16, 19, 6 - 10 pm.

May 21, 8 - 5 pm.

May 23, 26 6 - 10 pm.

Emergency Vehicle Driver Certification

(EVD CERT,)

Mars Hill FD / Instr. D. Fagnant

May 10, 17, 24, 31, 2011   

 7 - 10 pm. 

June 25, 2011 / 8 - 5 pm.

 

TR Ropes /Lowers & RaisesFairview FD / Instr. B. GrindstaffMay 11, 2011 TBA
TR Gen. / Rescue Rigging

Skyland FD / Instr. D. Sullivan

Canceled

May 12, 13, 2011 8 - 5 pm
TR Gen. / Helicopter Transport

Skyland FD / Instr. D. Sullivan

Canceled

May 17, 2011 9 - 4 pm
FF 1403 OverhaulFrench Broad FD / Instr. J. Harwood

May 17 & 19, 2011

7 - 10 pm

TR Ropes / HighlinesFairview FD / Instr. B. GrindstaffMay 18, 2011 8 - 6 pm
TR Ropes / Victim ManagementFairview FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff

May 23, 25, 2011

8:30 - 5 pm

Chief 101 - Buncombe County

West Buncombe FD (Preregistration contact Tommy Brooks @ AB Tech                        (828) 254-1921 ext 139 / Deadline May 27th.

June 2, 6-10pm.

June 4, 8-5 pm.

FF I & II Fire ControlMars Hill FD & College/ Instr. B. Hendren

June 2, 2011 6:30 - 10 pm

June 6, 9, 14, 16,   6:30 - 10 pm

June 18, 25, 2011 8 - 5:30 pm

Live Burn TrailerEnka FD / Instr. E. RogersJune 6, 2011 5:30 - 10 pm

Russian Languages & Emergency Response

Postponed to a later date. Please watch for update!

Swannanoa FD / All are welcome.

This class is designed to provide emergency responders with knowledge and tools to communicate.

Instr. Mr. Niel Stephens

June 6, 2011 7 - 9 pm

June 9, 2011 9 - 11 am

FF I & II Orientation & Safety

Garren Creek FD / Instr. Z. Cicillian

June 15, 16, 21, 22, 2011          6 - 10 pm

June 25, 2011 8 - 1 pm

Ladder Company Operations

Swannanoa, Anvil Plant / Repeat class each day

Instr. B. Hendren, J. Knighton

June 20, 21, 22, 2011

09:00 - 04:00 pm

FF 1403 LaddersWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Fagnant

June 28, 2011  6:30 - 9:30pm

July 1, 6, 8, 2011 6:30 - 9:30pm

July 9, 2011 8:30 - 3:30 pm

Haz Mat Level I ResponderLeicester FD / Inst. T. Kelley

July 6, 2011 7 - 10 pm

July 9, 2011 9 - 7 pm

July 11, 13, 18, 21, - 7 - 10 pm

July 23, 2011 9 - 7 pm

July 25, 27, 28 2011 7 - 10 pm

FF 1403 Ventilation

French Broad FD. / Weaverville FD

Instr. J. Gambalie

Class Cancelled due to low registration

July 11, 14, 18, 21, 2011                    6 - 10 pm.

July 23, 2011  8 - 1 pm.

Live Burn TrailerBlack Mtn. FD / Instr. E. RogersJuly 18, 25, 2011 5:30 - 10 pm
FF I & II PPE

Marshall FD, Madison Cty. / Instr. D. Fagnant

Class Cancelled

July 28, 2011 6:30 - 10 pm

Aug. 2, 2011 6:30 - 10 pm

Aug. 4, 8, 2011 6 - 10 pm

 Driver Operator - Emergenncy Vehicle Driver (EVD) Enka FD / Instr. J. Knighton           July 30, 31 & Aug 7th                                 8 - 5 pm
Pump Operations Introduction to PumpsBroad River FD / Inst. R. Brian

July 26, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Aug. 9, 16, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Aug. 23, 2011 7 - 10 pm

Pump Operations - Introduction to Pumps

Enka FD / Instr. J. KnightonAug. 11, 12, 2011 8 - 5 pm
FF I & II Fire BehaviorFairview FD / Instr. S. LytleAug. 2, 8, 9, 2011 6 - 10 pm
FF 1403 Forcible EntryJupiter FD / Instr. L. BallAug. 9, 11, 16,18, 2011                                  7 - 10:30 pm
Rapid Intervention Certification Program (RIT)

This is a week long NC State Certification program. Class limited to 24 Students. Contact Trey Youngto Register. Deadline August 3, 2011. 

tyoung@weavervillefd.org

Weaverville FD / Instructors: T. Young, S. Robertson, J. Gambalie, M. Hunter

Aug. 8, 9, 10, 11, 2011  8 - 7 pm

Aug. 12, 2011 8 - 3 pm

TR General - Rescue OperationsSwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffAugust 8, 2011 8 - 6 pm
Pump Operations - Basic OperationsEnka FD / Instr. W. RogersAug. 16, 17, 19, 2011               8 - 5 pm
TR General - Personal Protective EquipmentSwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffAugust 10, 2011 8 - 6 pm
TR General - Rescue EquipmentSwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffAugust 12, 2011 8 - 3 pm
D/O Emergency Vehicle DriverFairview FD / Instr. R. Brian

Aug. 13, 2011 8 - 6 pm

Aug. 18, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Aug. 20, 2011 8 - 6 pm

FEMA (NIMS) ICS 300/400

AB Tech West / Haynes Bldg. # 128

BLUE RIDGE EMERGENCY PREPARDNESS GROUP , Instr. T. Miller,

Aug. 15 - 18, 2011

08:00 - 17:00 hrs.

FF I & II Emergency Medical CareTBA (North End Trn.)Aug. 15th - Sept. 2 / 11
Search Rescue Skills Awareness

Black Mountain FD /

Instr. C. Bannerman

Aug. 16, 18, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Aug. 21, 2011 8:30 - 3:30 pm

Aug. 23, 25, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Aug. 28, 2011 8:30 - 3:30 pm

TR General - Helicopter Transport

Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffAugust 17, 2011 8 - 3 pm
TR General - Rescue RiggingSwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffAugust 18, 19, 2011 8 - 5 pm
Pump Operations - HydraulicsEnka FD / Instr. W. RogersAugust 22, 24, 2011  8 - 5 pm
FLSE II EducationWeaverville FD / Instr. T. MaloneAug. 22, 24, 25, 2011   6 - 10 pm
Pump Operations - MaintenanceEnka FD / Instr. A. WilsonAug. 23, 26, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR General - RopesSwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffAugust 24,25,30, 2011 8 - 4 pm
Rescue - Boat OperationsSkyland FD / Instr. E. BarnwellAug. 24, 25, 26, 2011 8 - 5 pm
Pump Operations Sprinklers / Standpipes Enka FD / Instr. S. MackeyAug. 29, 30, 2011 8 - 5 pm

FF I & II -              Fire Alarms & Communication

Reynolds FD / Instr. B. Piercy

August 29, 31, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Sept. 1, 5, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Pump Operations Basic PumpsBroad River FD / Instr. R. Brian

Aug. 30, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Sept. 10, 2011 8 - 5 pm

Sept. 13, 20, 27, 2011  6 - 10 pm

Pump Operations - Service TestingEnka FD / Instr. S. MackeyAugust 31 & Sept. 1, 2011             8 - 5 pm.
TR General - Victim ManagementSwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff

August 31, 2011 5 - 5 pm

September 1, 2011 8 - 5 pm

Pump Operations - Water SupplyEnka FD / Instr. W. RogersSept. 5, 7, 2011 8 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Foam Fire StyreamsWeaverville FD / Instr. T. MaloneSept. 7 & 8, 2011 7:00 - 10:30 pm
TR Ropes - Rescue OperationsWest Buncombe FD / Instr. S. Haynes

Sept. 7, 9, 2011 6 - 9 pm

Pump Operations - Introduction to Pumps

Weaverville / Instr. J. KnightonSept. 7, 9, 2011 8 - 5 pm
TR VMR- Rescue OperationsSwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffSept. 12, 13, 2011 9 - 4 pm
Pump Operations - Basic OperationsWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Flinn

Sept. 12, 14, 15, 2011

8 - 5 pm

FF I & II - Water SuppliesFairview FD / Instr. S. Jones

Sept. 13, 20, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Sept. 24, 2011 8 - 7 pm

TR VMR- Vehicle AnatomySwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffSept. 15, 2011 8 - 6 pm
Pump Operations - HydraulicsWeaverville FD / Instr. W. RogersSept. 16 & 20, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - AnchorsWest Buncombe FD / Instr. S. Haynes

Sept. 15, 16, 2011 6 - 9 pm

Sept. 17, 2011 8 - 7 pm

Rapid Intervention Certification Program (RIT)

This is a week long NC State Certification program. Class limited to 24 Students.

Skyland Trn. Facility. Contac tlance@skylandfire.com to rgister

Sept. 19 - 23, 2011 8 - 5 pm
TR VMR- Stabilization / ExtricationSwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffSept. 20 , 22, 2011 8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Mechanical AdvantagesWest Buncombe FD / Instr. S. HaynesSept. 21, 22, 2011 6 - 9 pm
Pump Operations - MaintenanceWeaverville FD / Instr. A. WilsonSept. 21, 22, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR VMR- Bus 7 MachinerySwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffSept. 23, 2011 8 - 6 pm
Pump Operations Sprinklers / Standpipes Weaverville FD / Instr. S. MackeySept. 23 & 26, 2011  8 - 5 pm
FF II SWalvageBarnardsville FD / Instr. R. ManeySept. 26 & 28, 2011 7 - 10:30 pm
TR VMR- Victim ManagementSwannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. GrindstaffSept. 27, 29, 2011 8 - 5 pm
Pump Operations - Service TestingWeaverville FD / Instr. S. MackeySept. 27 & 29, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Fixed Rope SystemsWest Buncombe FD / Instr. S. HaynesSept. 27, 28, 29, 2011 6 - 10 pm
Wildland Fire -      (S 215) Operations in Urban InterfaceFairview FD / Instr. J. Reese

Sept. 30, 2011 6 - 10 pm

October 1, 2 & 8,  2011 8 - 5 pm

 

TR Ropes - Lowers & RaisesWeaverville FD / Instr. S. Haynes

October 1, 2011 9 - 6 pm

Oct. 4 & 6, 2011 6 - 9 pm

Pump Operations - Water SupplyWeaverville FD / Instr. D. FlinnOctober 3, 4, 5, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - HighlinesWeaverville FD / Instr. S. HaynesOct. 8, 2011 9 - 8 pm
TR Ropes - Ropes Certification Series (5800)

Enka FD / Instr. H. Roberson

This is a full TR Ropes Cert. class. Students will be expected to attend all classes to test for certification.

October 11,13,18,20,25,27,  2011 November 1, 3, 2011

08:00 - 6 pm

Live Burn TrailerFairview FD / Instr. E. RogersOct. 11 - Nov. 3
Rapid Intervention Certification Program (RIT)This is a week long NC State Certification program. Class limited to 24 Students.Weaverville Trn. Facility. Contact jsamrobertson@yahoo.com to rgisterOctober 17 - 21, 2011 8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Victim ManagementWest Buncombe FD / Instr. S. Haynes

Oct. 18, 20, 21, 25, 2011

6 - 10 pm

Pump Operations - Introduction to Pumps

Mars Hill FD / Instr. B. Lawarence

October 25, 2011 6 - 9 pm

November 1,8,15,28 / 2011 6 - 9 pm

Hybride Vehicle Response / Extric.Broad River FD / Instr. B. Hayner

October 25, 2011  6 - 10 pm

November 1, 8, 15, 22 / 2011                   6 - 10 pm.

Russian Languages & Emergency Response

Haynes HBldg. Enka Campus / All Responders are welcome.

This class is designed to provide emergency responders with knowledge and tools to communicate.

Instr. Mr. Niel Stephens

November 7,8,9 / 2011                    

(This is a 2 hour class)

Times:   8:30 – 10:30

             11:00 – 1:00

                2:00 – 4:00

                4:30 – 6:30

Rapid Intervention Certification Program (RIT)

This is a week long NC State Certification program. Class limited to 24 Students.

ENKA FD / PISGHA ACADEMY. Contac tlance@skylandfire.com to rgister

November 14 - 18, 2011 8 - 6 pm

 

Rapid Intervention / Command Considerations

A must for the officer in command of a "RIT" operation!

 Enka FD / Instr. S. Hariss

November 18, 2011  8 - 5 pm
 Live Fire Attack Swannanoa / AFD, Instr. W. Rogers November 19, 2011 8 - 6 pm
Driver Simulator TrainingSkyland FD, Instr, E. BarnwellDec. 6,8,9,10/2011  8:30 - 4:30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Class listing for 2010

To remain for Audit Use

 

 
Special Topics Fire RescueHaynes Bldg. AB Tech / Instr. R. MorrowJan. 1, 2, 3, 4, 2010 8 - 7 pm
S130,S190,L180 WildlandWeaverville FD / Instr. R. TownleyJan. 4, 5, 7, 11, 12, 2010 5:30 - 10 pm 
Orientation & Safety FF I & IIWeaverville FD / Instr. R. ManeyJan. 6, 8, 13, 15, 19, 2010  7 - 10 pm
FF I RopesSpring Creek FD / Instr. J. Robeson

Jan. 21,28,2010 7-10 pm

Feb. 4,11,2010 7 - 10 pm

Live Fire BurnWeaverville FD / Instr. D. YoungJan. 23, 2010 8 - 7 pm
Wildland S130,L180, S190Swannanoa FD / Instr. D. Walker

Jan. 25, 26, 28, 2010              6 - 9 pm

Feb. 2, 2010 6 - 9 pm

Fire BehaviorFairview FD / Instr. T. Garrison

Jan. 26,28, 2010  6 - 10 pm

Feb. 2, 2010            6 - 10 pm

FLSE I AdminWeaverville FD / Instr. T. Malone

Feb. 1, 2010 8 - 7 pm

Feb. 2, 2010 8 - 12 pm

FLSE I EducationWeaverville FD / Instr. T. Malone

Feb. 2, 2010 1 - 5 pm

Feb. 3, 2010 8 - 7 pm

Personal Protective Equip. FF I & IIJupiter FD / Instr. D. RamseyFeb. 2,8,10,15,17, 2010     7 - 10 pm
FLSE I GeneralWeaverville FD / Instr. T. Malone

Feb. 4, 2010 8 - 5 pm

Feb. 5, 2010 8 - 5 pm

Urban InterfaceRiceville FD / Instr. J. ReeseFeb. 8,9,15,16, 2010         7 - 10 pm
NC FLSE Conf. AshevilleGrove Park Inn / AB Tech

Feb. 9, 2010            6 - 10 pm

Feb. 16, 2010          6 - 8 pm

Salvage Broad River FD / Instr. B. Hayner Feb. 9&16, 2010 
Forcible Entry FF ISwannanoa FD / Instr. j. Myers

Feb. 9,10, 2010 6-10 pm

Feb. 20, 2010 9 - 4 pm

EVD CertificationLeicester FD / Instr. D. FagnantFeb. 15,17,19, 2010           8 - 5 pm
Forcible EntryFairview FD / Instr. A. PackFeb. 16,18,22, 2010 6 - 10 pm
OverhaulBroad River FD / Instr. B. Hayner

Feb. 16, 2010          8 - 10 pm

Feb. 23, 2010            6 - 10 pm

Intro to PumpsLeicester FD / Instr. B. LawrenceFeb. 22 &23, 2010            8 - 5 pm       
Basic Wildland FFEnka FD / Instr. J. Reese

Feb. 22-25, 2010  6 - 9 pm

March 1, 2010         6 - 9 pm

Fire Behavior FF I & IIJupiter FD / Instr. S. Roberts

Feb. 22 , 24, 2010                     7 - 10 pm

March 1, 3, 2010 7 - 10 pm

S 216 Urban InterfaceSwannanoa FD / Instr. B. MillerFeb. 23, 24, 25, 2010        8 - 5 pm
Alarms & Communications FF I & IIUpper Hominy FD / Instr. B. Kytta

Feb. 23, 25, 2010 6- 10 pm

Feb. 27, 2010 9 - 5 pm

Basic PumpsLeicester FD / Instr. J. Knighton

Feb. 25, 2010 8 - 5 pm

March 1, 2010 8 - 5 pm

Portable Fire Exting.Swannanoa FD / Insr. D. GravesFeb. 26, 2010 10 - 5 pm
Managing Lost Person SearchBuncombe Emergency ServicesMarch 3, -5, 2010
SprinklersFairview FD / Instr. S. Jones

March 1, 2010      5:30 - 10:30

March 2, 2010           6 - 10 pm

March 6, 2010           7:30 - 6 pm

Aerial MaintenanceFairview FD / Instr. R. brianMarch 2&3, 2010   8 - 5 pm
HydraulicsLeicester FD / Instr. W. RogersMarch 3, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Wildland Urban InterfaceBroad River FD / Instr. J. RreeseMarch 3-18, 2010 7 - 10 pm
D/O HydraulicsReynolds FD / Instr. J. Willix

March 4&11,2010 6-10 pm

March 13, 2010 9 - 6 pm

Orientation & Safety FDF I & IIUpper hminy FD / Instr. B. Kytta

March 4,10, 2010  5:30-10 pm

March 13, 2010 9 - 5:30 pm

March 16, 2010 5:30-10 pm

Service TestingLeicester FD / Instr. S. MackeyMarch 8&9, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Ventillation FF I & IIEbbs Chapel FD / Instr. B. Silvers

March 8, 15, 22, 2010 6 - 10 pm

April 5, 12, 2010       6 - 10 pm

TR Rescue OperationsFairview FD / Instr. T. Alley

March 10, 2010       8 - 5 pm

March 11, 2010        8 - 9 pm

D/O Sprinklers / StandpipesLeicester FD / Instr. A. WilsonMarch 11,12, 2010          8-5 pm
Water SupplyLeicester FD / Instr. D. FlinnMarch 16,18, 2010            8 - 5 pm
TR Rescue RiggingFairview FD / Instr. T. AlleyMarch 16&17, 2010         8-5 pm
SalvageFairview FD / Instr. T. GarrisonMarch 16&18, 2010          6 - 10 pm
OverhaulFairview FD / Instr.

March 18, 2010       8 - 10 pm

March 23, 2010        6 - 10 pm 

Pump MaintenanceLeicester FD / Instr.March 19, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Aerial TestingFairview FD / Instr. R. BrianMarch 19&26, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Fire Behavior FF I & IIUpper Hominy FD / Instr. B. Kytta

March 23,30,2010 6-10 pm

April 6, 2010 6 - 10 pm

Haz Mat AwarenessWeaverville FD / Instr. T. KelleyMarch 29, 30, 2010 8-6 pm
TR RopesFairview FD / Instr. T. AlleyApril 1, 6, 7, 2010 8 - 4 pm
Salvage FF I & IISpring Creek FD / Instr. J. Robeson

April 1, 2010 5 - 10 pm

April 8, 2010 5 - 6 pm

Search ExerciseBuncombe County Fire Chiefs Assoc.April 24 - 27, 2010
Haz Mat OperationsWeaverville FD / Instr. T. KelleyApril 5, 7, 8, 13, 2010         8 - 5 pm
FF I & II OverhaulSpring Creek FD / Instr. J. Robeson

April 8, 2010 5 - 10 pm

April 15, 2010 6 - 7 pm

Haz Mat Tabel Top ExerciseAsheville FD / Instr. A. Moore

April 14, 2010      

 8 - 12 pm

Water Supply FF I & IISpring Creek FD / Instr. J. Robeson

April 15, 22, 29, 2010              7 - 10 pm

May 4, 6, 2010 7 - 10 pm

TR Victim ManagementFairview FD / Instr. T. AlleyApril 21&22, 2010 8 - 5 pm
EVD CertificationFairview FD / Instr. R. Brian

April 22, 2010         6 - 10 pm

April 23&24, 2010    8 - 5 pm

Personal Protective Equip. FF I & IIUpper Hominy FD / Instr. H. RobersonMay 6, 11, 13, 18, 2010      6 - 10 pm
Transportation Accident / On Track DrillAsheville FD / Instr. A. MooreMay 10- 11 2010 8 - 5 pm
Portable Exting.     FF I & IISpring Creek FD / Instr. J. RobesonMay 13,20,2010 7 - 10 pm
TR RopesWeaverville FD / Instr. S. HaynesMay 26, 27, 28, 2010          9 - 5 pm
FF I & II Orientation & SafetyFrench Broad FD / Instr. L. Ball

May 25, 27, 2010           6 - 10 pm

June 1, 3, 8, 2010            6 - 10 pm

Rescue RiggingEnka FD / Instr. H. RobersonJune 1 - 3, 2010  9 - 5 pm
Ladders FF I & IIJupiter FD / Instr. D. ramseyJune 10,15,17,22,24, 2010 7 - 10 pm
Overhaul FF I & IILeicester FD / Instr. C. BrysonJune 14,15, 2010 6-9 pm
TR Gen. Victim ManagementWeaverville FD / Instr. S. HaynesJune 14, 15, 2010 9 - 6 pm
FLSE I EducationRiceville FD / Instr. L. GarrisonJune 14,15,17, 2010        6 - 10 pm 
Live Fire BurnSwannanoa FD / Instr. C. DenningJune 15,16,2010 8-5 pm
Trench Rescue Ops.Enka FD / Instr. H. RobersonJune 15-18, 201 8 - 6 pm
TR VMR Rescue OperationsWeaverville FD / Instr. D. SullivanJune 16, 17, 22010 9-4 pm
SalvageLeicester FD / Instr. C. BrysonJune 17,21,2010 6 - 9 pm
TR VMR Vehicle AnatomyWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Sullivnan

June 18, 2010 9 - 4 pm

June 21, 2010 9 - 12 pm

TR VMR Stabilization ExtricationWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Sullivnan

June 21, 2010 2 - 5 pm

June 22, 23, 2010 9 - 4 pm

TR VMR Bus MachinaryWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Sullivnan

June 24, 2010 9 - 5 pm

June 25, 2010 9 - 12 pm

TR VMR Victim ManagementWeaverville FD / Instr. D. Sullivan

June 25, 2010 1 - 5 pm

June 28, 29, 2010 9 - 5 pm

Fire Behavior FF I & IIFrench Broad FD / Instr. L. Ball

July 1, 6, 8, 2010      

6 - 10 pm

Underwater Search & RecoverySwannanoa FD / Instr. L. PiersonJuly 2, 3, 5, 9, 12, 14,     15 ,2010 8:30 - 12:30 pm
 Water Rescue / Recovery Asheville FD / Instr. R. Morrow

 July 5 & 7, 2010

 8:30 - 12:30 pm

Vehicle extricationWest Buncombe FD / Instr. T. KelleyJuly 12, 19, 26, 2010          7 - 10 pm
TR Gen. Helicopter TransportBarnardsville FD / Instr. D. RiceJuly 13&15, 2010  7 - 10 pm
FF I & II VentilationReems Creek FD / Instr. R. Kuykendall

July 14,15,20,21,23,27,29 2010        7 - 10 pm

Vehicle extricationWest Buncombe FD / Instr. T. Kelley

July 15, 21, 2010 9-12 pm

July 28, 2010 7 -1 0 pm

Driver SimulatorFrench Broad FD / Instr. M. Dillingham

July 16, 2010                6 - 10 pm

July 17,18, 2010           8 - 5 pm

Personal Protective Equip. FF I & IIFrench Broad FD / Instr. L. Ball

July 21,23,28, 2010        7 - 10 pm

July 31, 2010 9 - 4 pm

Fire Officer IRiceville FD / Instr. R. Cole

July 21, 2010 8 - 7 pm

Aug. 18,25, 2010 8 - 7 pm

Sept. 1, 2010 8 - 7 pm

Haz Mat OperationsFrench Broad FD / Instr. T. Kelley

July 29, 2010            6:30 - 10:30 pm

Aug. 26, 2010                           7 -  10 pm

Sept. 2,7,9,21,23,2010                     7 - 10 pm

Sept. 25, 2010 9 - 5 pm

TR Helicopter TransportBroad River FD / Instr. T. Alley

Aug. 10, 2010         6 - 9 pm

Aug. 17, 2010         6 - 10   pm

Driver SimulatorBroad River FD / Instr. Skyland FD

Aug. 13, 2010    6 - 10 pm

Aug. 14&15, 2010     8 - 5 pm

FLSE I AdministrationRiceville FD / Instr. L. GarrisonAug. 16, 17, 2010             7 - 11 pm
EVD CertificationAFD / Airport / Instr. W. RogersAug. 16, 17, 19, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Fire Alarms & Communications FF I & IIFrench Broad FD / Instr. L. BallAug. 17,19,24,26,31, 2010 7 - 10 pm
Instructor Level ISkylanf FD / Instr. R. Cole

Aug. 17,19, 2010 5-10 pm

Aug. 21, 2010 8 - 7 pm

Aug. 24, 2010 5 - 10 pm

Sept. 29, 2010 7 - 10 pm

Underwater Search & RecoverySwannanoa FD / Instr. L PiersonAug. 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 2010 8:30 - 12:30 pm
 Special Topics / AFD History & Orientation Asheville FD / Instr. R. Bango

August 23 & 24,

 2010 8 - 5 pm 

 TR Gen. Rescue Operations AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. Haynes

 Aug. 25, 2010 

 9 - 5 pm

Aug. 26,2010  

 9 - 12 pm 

Overhaul FF I & IIBarnardsville FD / Instr. Jason HarwoodAug. 17&18, 2010 7 - 10 pm
Ventilation FF I & IIFairview FD / Instr. S. Lytle

Aug. 24&21, 2010   6 - 10:30 pm

Sept. 7,14,21, 2010  6 - 10 pm

  TR Gen. Personal Protective equip. AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. Haynes

 Aug. 26, 2010  

1 - 5 pm              

Aug. 27, 2010  

9 - 5 pm

Pump Operations / BasicAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. J. Knighton

Aug. 27, 31st          8 - 5 pm

Sept. 2, 2010          8 - 5 pm      

 TR Gen. Rescue EquipmentAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. M. RileyAug. 30, 2010   

    9 - 5 pm

TR Gen. Helicopter TransportAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. HaynesAug. 31, 2010 

      9 - 5 pm

TR Gen. Victim ManagementAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. H. RobersonSept. 1 & 2, 2010

  8:30 - 5 pm

Pumps MaintenanceSwannanoa FD / Instr. A. WilsonSept. 3 & 7, 2010 8 - 5 pm
 TR Gen. RopesAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. H. RobersonSept. 3, 7, 9, 2010

 9 - 5 pm

Pump HydraulicsAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. W. RogersSept. 8&10,2010  8 - 5 pm
 TR Gen. Rescue RiggingAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. Haynes

 Sept. 9 & 10,2010 

  8:30 - 5 pm

TR VMR Rescue OpserationsAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. H. RobersonSept. 9&13, 2010       9 - 5 pm
TR VMR Vehicle AnatomyAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. A. Hurdt

September 15th               9-5 pm

September 16th              9 - 2 pm  

FF I & II RescueFrench Broad FD / Instr. H. Roberson

Sept. 15,20,22,27,29, 2010      6 - 10 pm

Oct. 4, 2010 6 - 10 pm

TR VMR Stabelization / ExtricationAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. H. Roberson

September 16th             2 - 5 pm

September 17, 20th        9 - 5 pm

TR VMR Bus & MachineryAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. A. Hurdt

September 21st             9 - 5 pm

September 22nd            9 - 12 pm

Pumps / Water SupplyAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. D. FlinnSept. 21 & 24, 2010 8 - 5 pm
TR VMR Victim ManagementAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. A. HurdtSept. 23 & 24th   8:30 - 5 pm
Driver SimulatorMadison Campus / Instr. m. Dillingham

Sept. 24, 2010 6 - 10 pm

Sept. 25,26, 2010 8 - 5 pm

Ladder Company Operations AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. J Knighton Sept. 27&29, 2010 7:30-5 pm
TR Gen. Victim ManagementBarnardsville FD / Instr. D. Rice

Sept. 28&30,2010         7 - 10 pm

 Oct. 5, 7, 12, 2010        7 - 10 pm

TR VMR Victim ManagementBarnardsvill FD / Instr. D. Rice

Sept. 28, 30, 2010         7 - 10 pm

Oct. 5, 7, 10, 2010         7 - 10 pm

Engine Company OperationsAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. J. HammondSept. 28&30, 2010 7:30-5 pm
Rescue Company OperationsAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. D. CooperSept. 1, 2010           8 - 5 pm
Live Fire AttackAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. W. RogersOct. 4, 7, 8,2010     9 - 5 pm
 Rapid Intervention Team Trn. AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. RobertsonOct. 5 & 6, 2010      9 - 5 pm
Wildland FF 2 (S130)Mars Hill FD / Instr. J. Reese

Oct. 15, 2010 5 - 10 pm

Oct. 23,24, 2010 8 - 6 pm

Wildland Fire Behavior (S190)Mars Hill FD / Instr. J. ReeseOct. 16, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Wildland Human Factors (L180)Mars Hill FD / Instr. J. ReeseOct. 17, 2010 8 - 12 pm
   
FF I & II Orientation & SafetyHot Springs FD / Instr. L. Ball

Oct. 18,25,2010 7 - 10 pm

Nov. 1,8,11,15,18,2010             7 - 10 pm

Haz Mat Level I ResponderJupiter FD / Instr. T. Kelley

Oct. 19&20, 2010 7-10pm        

Nov. 3, 2010 7 - 10 pm                  

Nov. 6, 2010 9 - 5 pm   

Nov. 10,11,17,18, 2010           6 - 10pm

Nov. 20, 2010 9 - 5 pm          

Fire Behavior FF I & IIFairview FD / Instr. S. LytleOct. 19,21,26, 2010 6 - 10 pm
Live Structure BurnAFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. W. RogersOct. 22, 2010          8 - 4 pm
Live Fire AttackReems Creek FD / Instr. E. RogersOct. 30, 2010 8 - 2 pm
FF I & II Orientation & SafetyFairview FD / Instr. S. Lytle

Nov. 4,9,11, 2010          6 - 9:30 pm

Nov. 16,18,23,2010         6 - 9 pm     

Hose, Streams, AppliancesBroad River FD / Instr. B. Hayner

Nov. 9-30, 2010             6 - 10 pm

Dec. 6, 2010                  6 - 10 pm

Driver SimulatorSkyland FD / Instr. M. DillinghamNov. 16,18, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Hydrant MaintainceAsheville FD / Instr. Barry Hendren

Nov. 16, 17, 23, 2010

8:30 - 5:30 pm

Pump TestingAFD Sta. 2 / Instr. D. Flinn

Nov. 19, 23, 2010 9 - 4 pm

Dec. 1, 2, 3, 2010   9 - 4 pm

Search & Rescue TacticsWeaverville FD / Instr. D. YoungNov. 22, 23, 2010          9:30 - 2:30 pm
Fire Officer IISkyland FD / Instr. R. Cole

Nov. 30, 2010 8:30 - 6 pm

Dec. 6,14,21, 2010 8:30 - 6 pm

Underwater Search & RecoveryAFD / Keowee Lake / Instr. T. BrooksDec. 2, 2010         8 - 9 pm
Search & Rescue TacticsWeaverville FD / Instr. E. RogersDec. 2, 3, 6, 2010               9:30 - 2:30 pm
Search Rescue TacticsAsheville FD / Instr. M. RussellDec. 14, 2010  9 - 1 pm
FF I & II LaddersLeicester FD / Instr. R. Shelton

Dec. 16,17, 2010    6 - 10 pm

Dec. 19, 2010 8 - 7 pm

 

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