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Fire Instructor (Emergency Service Instructors Certification)

Dates: October 12-19, 2020

Meets: M, Tu, W, Th and F from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Location: Lakemore Fire Department

Tuition: $550.00

This 60 hour course is designed for those who wish to become certified in the State of Ohio as a Fire Instructor. This course includes 48 hours of instruction, 2 hours for the examination, and 10 hours of student teaching . This course complies with NFPA 1041 Standard for Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualifications. Students must have 5 years' experience in the fire service and pass the knowledge exam with an 80%. Prior to entrance to this class, you must show proof of passing the Fire Knowledge exam. In addition, students must complete student teaching requirements and pass the division of EMS Instructor Techniques examination. All course work must be completed within 24 months from the date of your Fire Knowledge exam.

Dates: Oct. 12-19, Mon thru Mon 0900 to 1700, State test will be on Sat. 10/17 at 1000 hrs.

Location: Lakemore Fire Department, 1400 Main Street, Lakemore, 44250

Students will need to complete an additional 10 hours of supervised teaching before taking the State of Ohio certification exam.

Tuition: $550 (book not included)

Required Textbook: Fire Service Instructor: Principles and Practice Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access, Second Edition:


Preknowledge exam dates will be Sept. 14, 22, 30, 2020 at 1000 hours.

Please email your name, fire certificate number, birth date, last 5 digits of your SSN and preferred test date to Consider testing early so you have the opportunity to re-test if needed.

Contact Information: Matt Claflin, 330-807-6078 or
Fee: $550.00

Lakemore Fire Department

1400 Main St. Lakemore, OH 44250
Date Day Time Location
10/12/2020Monday9 AM to 5 PM Lakemore Fire Department
10/13/2020Tuesday9 AM to 5 PM Lakemore Fire Department
10/14/2020Wednesday9 AM to 5 PM Lakemore Fire Department
10/15/2020Thursday9 AM to 5 PM Lakemore Fire Department
10/16/2020Friday9 AM to 5 PM Lakemore Fire Department
10/19/2020Monday9 AM to 5 PM Lakemore Fire Department


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