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:

CLASS LOCATION DATE & 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. Townley February 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 Safety North End Trn. / TBA January 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 - Ropes Barnardsville 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 I Asheville Fire Dept. / Instr. B. Hendren Jan. 23 - Feb. 1, 2012 8 - 5 pm
Company Operations Asheville Fire Dept. / Instr. W. Rogers Jan. 24 & 30, 2012 7 - 9:30 pm

TR Ropes - Rescue Operations

Skyland FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff January 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 & Safety Weaverville 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-180 Swannanoa FD / Instr. R. Townley February 9, 2012  5:30 - 9:30 pm
Wildland: Fire Behavior S-190 Swannanoa FD / Instr. D. Walker February 11, 2012  8 - 5 pm
FF I & II Building Construction Barnardsville 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 Operations Mars Hill FD / Instr. B. Lawrence

February 18, 2012  8 - 5 pm

March 3, 24, 2012  8 - 5 pm

1403 - Fire Behavior Reems 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 Refresher Broad River FD / Instr. T. Kelley February 21, 2012 6 - 10 pm
Wildland Fire Suppression Weaverville FD / Instr. R. Townley

Feb. 27, March 5, 12, 2012

6 - 10 pm

     
F I & II - Orientation & Safety Walnut 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 Extinguishers Jupiter 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 / Education Mars Hill FD / Instr. R. Maney

March 8,13,15,20, 27,  7-10 pm

March 24, 2012 9 - 3 pm

TR General - Rescue Operations Woodfin 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 Equipment Woodfin FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff March 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 & Communication Beaverdam Sta. / Instr. R. Kuykendall

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

7 - 10 pm

Chain Saw Safety Reems Creek FD / Instr. B. Leatherwood

April 9, 16, 2012  7 - 10 pm

April 21, 2012  8 - 3 pm

FF I & II- Fire Hose, Streams & Appliances Woodfin 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 Equipment Woodfin FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff April 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 Aerials West Buncombe FD / Instr. D. Fagnant April 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 Transport Woodfin FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff April 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 Operations West Buncombe FD / Instr. D. Fagnant April 23, 24, 2012  9 - 5 pm
TR General - Rescue Rigging Woodfin 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 - Rescue Barnardsville FD / Instr. D. Rice April 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: Maintenance West Buncombe FD / Instr. D. Fagnant May 10, 11, 2012  9 - 5 pm
Fire CHAPLIN 101 Asheville 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 III Fairview FD / Instr. T. Malone

May 14, 2012  8 - 5 pm

May 15, 2012  8 - 12 pm

TR General - Victim Management Woodfin FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff

May 14, 21, 28 & 29, 2012

6 - 10 pm

Aerials: Testing West Buncombe FD / Instr. D. Fagnant May 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 III Fairview FD / Instr. T. Malone

May 15, 2012  1 - 5 pm

May 16, 2012   8 - 5 pm

RIT Burn AFD/Swannanoa/ Instr. S. Robertson - Contact Chief Hendren for Regtistration (bhendren@ashevillenc.gov) May 16, 2012 9 - 2 pm
FLSE Planning & Development Fairview 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 Burn AFD/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 Burn AFD/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 Operation Swannanoa 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 Rescue Broad 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 III Enka FD / Instr. T. Malone

June 18, 2012  8 - 5 pm

June 19, 2012  8 - 12 pm

FLSE Education III Enka 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 & Development Enka FD / Instr. T. Malone

June 21, 2012  8 - 5 pm

June 22, 2012  8 - 12 pm

Rescue Co. Trn. West Buncombe FD / Instr. T. Kelley June 25, 2012  7 - 10 pm
FF I & II - Personal Protective Equip. Asheville FD / Instr. A. Wilson July 10, 12, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Orientation & Safety Asheville FD / Instr. B. Duncan July 11, 13, 18, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Ropes Asheville FD / Instr. N. Rogers July 16, 19, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Fire Behavior Asheville FD / Instr. M. Riley July 17, 2012  8 - 7 pm
FF I & II - Water Supply Asheville FD / Instr. B. Duncan July 20, 23, 2012  8 - 6 pm
FF I & II Salvage Jupiter FD / Instr. S. Roberts July 23, 25, 2012  7 - 10 pm
FF I & II - Hose, Streams, Appliances Asheville FD / Instr. A. Wilson July 24, 25, 2012  8 - 5:30 pm
FF I & II - Foam Fire Streams Ebbs Chapel  / Instr. N. Waldrup July 23, 26, 2012  7 - 10 pm
FF I & II - Salvage Asheville FD / Instr. J. Hammond July 26, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Ladders Asheville FD / Instr. J. Knighton July 27, 30, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II  - Overhaul Jupiter FD / Instr, J. Harwood July 30, Aug. 1, 2012  7 - 10 pm
Fire Department Orientation & Safety Leicester FD / Instructor A. Roberts

July 10,13,16,19, 2012  6 - 10 pm

July 21, 2012   8 - 6 pm

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

July 30, Aug. 2, 2012  6 - 10 pm

August 4, 2012  8 - 5 pm

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

July 31, 2012  9 - 5 pm

August 1, 2012  9 - 5 pm

FF I & II - Foam Fire Streams Asheville FD / Instr. J. Walton August 2, 2012  9 - 5 pm
Haz-Mat Level 1 Responder Asheville FD / Instr. S. Mackey Aug. 3,6,7,8,9, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Water Supply Woodfin FD / Instr. T. Malone

August 7,8,9,14, 2012

6 - 10 pm

FF I & II - Alarms & Communications Asheville FD / Instr. D. Flinn August 10, 13, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Building Construction Asheville FD / Instr. M. Riley August 14, 15, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Portable Extinguishers Asheville FD / Instr. J. Walton August 16, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Overhaul Asheville FD / Instr. J. Hammond August 17, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II Ventilation Barnardsville FD / Instr. J. Gambalie

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

7 - 10 pm

September 1, 2012  9 - 3 pm

FF I & II - Ventillation Asheville FD / Instr. M. Riley August 20, 21, 22, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II -Forcible Entry Asheville FD / Instr. E. Stalte August 23, 24, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Fire Prevention & Education Asheville FD / Instr. K. Klope Aug. 27, 28, 29, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Sprinklers Asheville FD / Instr. S. Wickham August 30, 31, 2012  9 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Fire Control Asheville FD / Instr. W. Rogers

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

9 - 7 pm 

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

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

6 - 10 pm.

D/O Trailer Towing Fairview 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 Driver Asheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.  Instr. J. Knighton Sept. 24, 25, 26, 2012 8 - 5 pm
D/O - Introduction to Pumps Asheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.         Instr. J. Knighton Sept. 27, 28, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O - Basic Pump Operations Asheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.        Instr. D. Flinn October 1, 2, 3, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O - Pump Maintenance Asheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.      Instr. A. Wilson October 4, 5, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O - Sprinklers & Standpipes Asheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.     Instr. S. Mackey October 8, 9, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O - Pump Hydraulics Asheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.    Instr. W. Rogers October 10, 11, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O  - Pump Service Testing Asheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.      Instr. S. Mackey October 12, 15, 2012  8 - 5 pm
D/O  - Water Supply Asheville FD- Armory, Shelburn & Brevard Rd.    Instr. D. Flinn October 16, 17, 18, 2012  8 - 5 pm
NCFS: Wildland Fire Suppression for FD Riceville FD / Instr. R. Townley, NCFS Nov. 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 Ropes Riceville FD / Instr. J. Coffey December 10,11,12, 2012             6 - 10 pm
 

Class listing for 2011

To remain for Audit Use

 

 
Fire Officer Development Enka 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 Construction Barnardsville FD / Instr. Keith Ruehl

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

Feb. 12 9 - 5 pm 

Live Burn Trailer Weaverville FD / Instr. E. Rogers Feb. 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 I Barnardsville FD / Inst. R. Maney Feb. 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 II Fairview FD / L. Garrison Instr.

Feb. 28, 2011 6 - 10 pm

March 2, 3, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Emergency Vehicle Driver Certification Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Fagnant

Feb. 28th, March 1 & 3 2011

9 - 5 pm

Live Burn Trailer Weaverville FD / Instr. E. Rogers

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

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

FF 1403 Fire Behavior Barnardsville FD / Inst. D. Rice

 March 3, 7, 10, 15

7 - 10 pm

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

March 7 & 9 /    6 - 10:30 pm

March10,21 & 23 / 6 - 10 pm

Fire Ground Operations Asheville & 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 Whickam March 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. Carter March 15, 17, 22,& 24, 2011 6 - 10 pm 

TR Ropes / Rescue Operations

Fairview FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff March 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 / Anchors Fairview FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff March 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 Extinguishers Barnardsville FD / Instr. R. Maney April 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

Aerials Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Fagnant

April 4, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

April 5, 2011 8:30 - 5 pm

FF 1403 Portable Fire Extinguishers Garren Creek FD / Instr. T. Garrison

April 5, 2011 6 - 10 pm

April 12, 2011 6 - 8 pm

Trench Refresher Mountainside Park / AFD Instr. D. Ball, H. Roberson

April 5, 8:30 - 5:30 pm

April 8, 8:30 - 5:30 pm

Aerials: basic Operations Weaverville 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. Lance April 6, 2011 8:30 - 17:30
FF 1403 Hose  Streams &   Appliances Woodfin FD / Instr. A. Roberts

April 7& 13th,  -6-10pm

April 16, 2011 8 - 5 pm

April 19, 2011 6 - 10 pm 

Aerials: Maintenance Weaverville 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. Lance April 7, 2011 8:30 - 17:30
FF I & II Salvage Postponed until later date. TBA
RIT Operations / Non Cert. Skyland FD / Instr. T. Lance April 8, 2011 8:30 - 17:30
FF I & II Rescue Barnardsville FD / Instr. D. Rice April 20, 25, 27, 2011         7 - 10 pm 

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

NC Hazardous Materials Technician Course West 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: Testing Weaverville 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. Ball April 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. / Ropes Skyland FD / Instr. D. Sullivan May 3. 5, 10, 2011 9 - 4 pm
Mental Management of Emergencies AB 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 Trailer Enka FD / Instr. E. Rogers May 4, 5, 6, 2011 5 - 10 pm
TR Ropes / Fixed Systems Fairview 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 & Raises Fairview FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff May 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 Overhaul French Broad FD / Instr. J. Harwood

May 17 & 19, 2011

7 - 10 pm

TR Ropes / Highlines Fairview FD / Instr. B. Grindstaff May 18, 2011 8 - 6 pm
TR Ropes / Victim Management Fairview 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 Control Mars 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 Trailer Enka FD / Instr. E. Rogers June 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 Ladders Weaverville 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 Responder Leicester 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 Trailer Black Mtn. FD / Instr. E. Rogers July 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 Pumps Broad 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. Knighton Aug. 11, 12, 2011 8 - 5 pm
FF I & II Fire Behavior Fairview FD / Instr. S. Lytle Aug. 2, 8, 9, 2011 6 - 10 pm
FF 1403 Forcible Entry Jupiter FD / Instr. L. Ball Aug. 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 Operations Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff August 8, 2011 8 - 6 pm
Pump Operations - Basic Operations Enka FD / Instr. W. Rogers Aug. 16, 17, 19, 2011               8 - 5 pm
TR General - Personal Protective Equipment Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff August 10, 2011 8 - 6 pm
TR General - Rescue Equipment Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff August 12, 2011 8 - 3 pm
D/O Emergency Vehicle Driver Fairview 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 Care TBA (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. Grindstaff August 17, 2011 8 - 3 pm
TR General - Rescue Rigging Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff August 18, 19, 2011 8 - 5 pm
Pump Operations - Hydraulics Enka FD / Instr. W. Rogers August 22, 24, 2011  8 - 5 pm
FLSE II Education Weaverville FD / Instr. T. Malone Aug. 22, 24, 25, 2011   6 - 10 pm
Pump Operations - Maintenance Enka FD / Instr. A. Wilson Aug. 23, 26, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR General - Ropes Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff August 24,25,30, 2011 8 - 4 pm
Rescue - Boat Operations Skyland FD / Instr. E. Barnwell Aug. 24, 25, 26, 2011 8 - 5 pm
Pump Operations Sprinklers / Standpipes  Enka FD / Instr. S. Mackey Aug. 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 Pumps Broad 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 Testing Enka FD / Instr. S. Mackey August 31 & Sept. 1, 2011             8 - 5 pm.
TR General - Victim Management Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff

August 31, 2011 5 - 5 pm

September 1, 2011 8 - 5 pm

Pump Operations - Water Supply Enka FD / Instr. W. Rogers Sept. 5, 7, 2011 8 - 5 pm
FF I & II - Foam Fire Styreams Weaverville FD / Instr. T. Malone Sept. 7 & 8, 2011 7:00 - 10:30 pm
TR Ropes - Rescue Operations West Buncombe FD / Instr. S. Haynes

Sept. 7, 9, 2011 6 - 9 pm

Pump Operations - Introduction to Pumps

Weaverville / Instr. J. Knighton Sept. 7, 9, 2011 8 - 5 pm
TR VMR- Rescue Operations Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff Sept. 12, 13, 2011 9 - 4 pm
Pump Operations - Basic Operations Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Flinn

Sept. 12, 14, 15, 2011

8 - 5 pm

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

Sept. 13, 20, 2011 6 - 10 pm

Sept. 24, 2011 8 - 7 pm

TR VMR- Vehicle Anatomy Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff Sept. 15, 2011 8 - 6 pm
Pump Operations - Hydraulics Weaverville FD / Instr. W. Rogers Sept. 16 & 20, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Anchors West 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 / Extrication Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff Sept. 20 , 22, 2011 8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Mechanical Advantages West Buncombe FD / Instr. S. Haynes Sept. 21, 22, 2011 6 - 9 pm
Pump Operations - Maintenance Weaverville FD / Instr. A. Wilson Sept. 21, 22, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR VMR- Bus 7 Machinery Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff Sept. 23, 2011 8 - 6 pm
Pump Operations Sprinklers / Standpipes  Weaverville FD / Instr. S. Mackey Sept. 23 & 26, 2011  8 - 5 pm
FF II SWalvage Barnardsville FD / Instr. R. Maney Sept. 26 & 28, 2011 7 - 10:30 pm
TR VMR- Victim Management Swannanoa FD Sta. 2 / Instr. B. Grindstaff Sept. 27, 29, 2011 8 - 5 pm
Pump Operations - Service Testing Weaverville FD / Instr. S. Mackey Sept. 27 & 29, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Fixed Rope Systems West Buncombe FD / Instr. S. Haynes Sept. 27, 28, 29, 2011 6 - 10 pm
Wildland Fire -      (S 215) Operations in Urban Interface Fairview FD / Instr. J. Reese

Sept. 30, 2011 6 - 10 pm

October 1, 2 & 8,  2011 8 - 5 pm

 

TR Ropes - Lowers & Raises Weaverville FD / Instr. S. Haynes

October 1, 2011 9 - 6 pm

Oct. 4 & 6, 2011 6 - 9 pm

Pump Operations - Water Supply Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Flinn October 3, 4, 5, 2011  8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Highlines Weaverville FD / Instr. S. Haynes Oct. 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 Trailer Fairview FD / Instr. E. Rogers Oct. 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 rgister
October 17 - 21, 2011 8 - 5 pm
TR Ropes - Victim Management West 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 Training Skyland FD, Instr, E. Barnwell Dec. 6,8,9,10/2011  8:30 - 4:30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Class listing for 2010

To remain for Audit Use

 

 
Special Topics Fire Rescue Haynes Bldg. AB Tech / Instr. R. Morrow Jan. 1, 2, 3, 4, 2010 8 - 7 pm
S130,S190,L180 Wildland Weaverville FD / Instr. R. Townley Jan. 4, 5, 7, 11, 12, 2010 5:30 - 10 pm 
Orientation & Safety FF I & II Weaverville FD / Instr. R. Maney Jan. 6, 8, 13, 15, 19, 2010  7 - 10 pm
FF I Ropes Spring Creek FD / Instr. J. Robeson

Jan. 21,28,2010 7-10 pm

Feb. 4,11,2010 7 - 10 pm

Live Fire Burn Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Young Jan. 23, 2010 8 - 7 pm
Wildland S130,L180, S190 Swannanoa FD / Instr. D. Walker

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

Feb. 2, 2010 6 - 9 pm

Fire Behavior Fairview FD / Instr. T. Garrison

Jan. 26,28, 2010  6 - 10 pm

Feb. 2, 2010            6 - 10 pm

FLSE I Admin Weaverville FD / Instr. T. Malone

Feb. 1, 2010 8 - 7 pm

Feb. 2, 2010 8 - 12 pm

FLSE I Education Weaverville FD / Instr. T. Malone

Feb. 2, 2010 1 - 5 pm

Feb. 3, 2010 8 - 7 pm

Personal Protective Equip. FF I & II Jupiter FD / Instr. D. Ramsey Feb. 2,8,10,15,17, 2010     7 - 10 pm
FLSE I General Weaverville FD / Instr. T. Malone

Feb. 4, 2010 8 - 5 pm

Feb. 5, 2010 8 - 5 pm

Urban Interface Riceville FD / Instr. J. Reese Feb. 8,9,15,16, 2010         7 - 10 pm
NC FLSE Conf. Asheville Grove 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 I Swannanoa FD / Instr. j. Myers

Feb. 9,10, 2010 6-10 pm

Feb. 20, 2010 9 - 4 pm

EVD Certification Leicester FD / Instr. D. Fagnant Feb. 15,17,19, 2010           8 - 5 pm
Forcible Entry Fairview FD / Instr. A. Pack Feb. 16,18,22, 2010 6 - 10 pm
Overhaul Broad River FD / Instr. B. Hayner

Feb. 16, 2010          8 - 10 pm

Feb. 23, 2010            6 - 10 pm

Intro to Pumps Leicester FD / Instr. B. Lawrence Feb. 22 &23, 2010            8 - 5 pm       
Basic Wildland FF Enka FD / Instr. J. Reese

Feb. 22-25, 2010  6 - 9 pm

March 1, 2010         6 - 9 pm

Fire Behavior FF I & II Jupiter FD / Instr. S. Roberts

Feb. 22 , 24, 2010                     7 - 10 pm

March 1, 3, 2010 7 - 10 pm

S 216 Urban Interface Swannanoa FD / Instr. B. Miller Feb. 23, 24, 25, 2010        8 - 5 pm
Alarms & Communications FF I & II Upper Hominy FD / Instr. B. Kytta

Feb. 23, 25, 2010 6- 10 pm

Feb. 27, 2010 9 - 5 pm

Basic Pumps Leicester FD / Instr. J. Knighton

Feb. 25, 2010 8 - 5 pm

March 1, 2010 8 - 5 pm

Portable Fire Exting. Swannanoa FD / Insr. D. Graves Feb. 26, 2010 10 - 5 pm
Managing Lost Person Search Buncombe Emergency Services March 3, -5, 2010
Sprinklers Fairview 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 Maintenance Fairview FD / Instr. R. brian March 2&3, 2010   8 - 5 pm
Hydraulics Leicester FD / Instr. W. Rogers March 3, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Wildland Urban Interface Broad River FD / Instr. J. Rreese March 3-18, 2010 7 - 10 pm
D/O Hydraulics Reynolds FD / Instr. J. Willix

March 4&11,2010 6-10 pm

March 13, 2010 9 - 6 pm

Orientation & Safety FDF I & II Upper 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 Testing Leicester FD / Instr. S. Mackey March 8&9, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Ventillation FF I & II Ebbs Chapel FD / Instr. B. Silvers

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

April 5, 12, 2010       6 - 10 pm

TR Rescue Operations Fairview FD / Instr. T. Alley

March 10, 2010       8 - 5 pm

March 11, 2010        8 - 9 pm

D/O Sprinklers / Standpipes Leicester FD / Instr. A. Wilson March 11,12, 2010          8-5 pm
Water Supply Leicester FD / Instr. D. Flinn March 16,18, 2010            8 - 5 pm
TR Rescue Rigging Fairview FD / Instr. T. Alley March 16&17, 2010         8-5 pm
Salvage Fairview FD / Instr. T. Garrison March 16&18, 2010          6 - 10 pm
Overhaul Fairview FD / Instr.

March 18, 2010       8 - 10 pm

March 23, 2010        6 - 10 pm 

Pump Maintenance Leicester FD / Instr. March 19, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Aerial Testing Fairview FD / Instr. R. Brian March 19&26, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Fire Behavior FF I & II Upper Hominy FD / Instr. B. Kytta

March 23,30,2010 6-10 pm

April 6, 2010 6 - 10 pm

Haz Mat Awareness Weaverville FD / Instr. T. Kelley March 29, 30, 2010 8-6 pm
TR Ropes Fairview FD / Instr. T. Alley April 1, 6, 7, 2010 8 - 4 pm
Salvage FF I & II Spring Creek FD / Instr. J. Robeson

April 1, 2010 5 - 10 pm

April 8, 2010 5 - 6 pm

Search Exercise Buncombe County Fire Chiefs Assoc. April 24 - 27, 2010
Haz Mat Operations Weaverville FD / Instr. T. Kelley April 5, 7, 8, 13, 2010         8 - 5 pm
FF I & II Overhaul Spring Creek FD / Instr. J. Robeson

April 8, 2010 5 - 10 pm

April 15, 2010 6 - 7 pm

Haz Mat Tabel Top Exercise Asheville FD / Instr. A. Moore

April 14, 2010      

 8 - 12 pm

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

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

May 4, 6, 2010 7 - 10 pm

TR Victim Management Fairview FD / Instr. T. Alley April 21&22, 2010 8 - 5 pm
EVD Certification Fairview FD / Instr. R. Brian

April 22, 2010         6 - 10 pm

April 23&24, 2010    8 - 5 pm

Personal Protective Equip. FF I & II Upper Hominy FD / Instr. H. Roberson May 6, 11, 13, 18, 2010      6 - 10 pm
Transportation Accident / On Track Drill Asheville FD / Instr. A. Moore May 10- 11 2010 8 - 5 pm
Portable Exting.     FF I & II Spring Creek FD / Instr. J. Robeson May 13,20,2010 7 - 10 pm
TR Ropes Weaverville FD / Instr. S. Haynes May 26, 27, 28, 2010          9 - 5 pm
FF I & II Orientation & Safety French Broad FD / Instr. L. Ball

May 25, 27, 2010           6 - 10 pm

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

Rescue Rigging Enka FD / Instr. H. Roberson June 1 - 3, 2010  9 - 5 pm
Ladders FF I & II Jupiter FD / Instr. D. ramsey June 10,15,17,22,24, 2010 7 - 10 pm
Overhaul FF I & II Leicester FD / Instr. C. Bryson June 14,15, 2010 6-9 pm
TR Gen. Victim Management Weaverville FD / Instr. S. Haynes June 14, 15, 2010 9 - 6 pm
FLSE I Education Riceville FD / Instr. L. Garrison June 14,15,17, 2010        6 - 10 pm 
Live Fire Burn Swannanoa FD / Instr. C. Denning June 15,16,2010 8-5 pm
Trench Rescue Ops. Enka FD / Instr. H. Roberson June 15-18, 201 8 - 6 pm
TR VMR Rescue Operations Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Sullivan June 16, 17, 22010 9-4 pm
Salvage Leicester FD / Instr. C. Bryson June 17,21,2010 6 - 9 pm
TR VMR Vehicle Anatomy Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Sullivnan

June 18, 2010 9 - 4 pm

June 21, 2010 9 - 12 pm

TR VMR Stabilization Extrication Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Sullivnan

June 21, 2010 2 - 5 pm

June 22, 23, 2010 9 - 4 pm

TR VMR Bus Machinary Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Sullivnan

June 24, 2010 9 - 5 pm

June 25, 2010 9 - 12 pm

TR VMR Victim Management Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Sullivan

June 25, 2010 1 - 5 pm

June 28, 29, 2010 9 - 5 pm

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

July 1, 6, 8, 2010      

6 - 10 pm

Underwater Search & Recovery Swannanoa FD / Instr. L. Pierson July 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 extrication West Buncombe FD / Instr. T. Kelley July 12, 19, 26, 2010          7 - 10 pm
TR Gen. Helicopter Transport Barnardsville FD / Instr. D. Rice July 13&15, 2010  7 - 10 pm
FF I & II Ventilation Reems Creek FD / Instr. R. Kuykendall

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

Vehicle extrication West Buncombe FD / Instr. T. Kelley

July 15, 21, 2010 9-12 pm

July 28, 2010 7 -1 0 pm

Driver Simulator French Broad FD / Instr. M. Dillingham

July 16, 2010                6 - 10 pm

July 17,18, 2010           8 - 5 pm

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

July 21,23,28, 2010        7 - 10 pm

July 31, 2010 9 - 4 pm

Fire Officer I Riceville 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 Operations French 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 Transport Broad River FD / Instr. T. Alley

Aug. 10, 2010         6 - 9 pm

Aug. 17, 2010         6 - 10   pm

Driver Simulator Broad River FD / Instr. Skyland FD

Aug. 13, 2010    6 - 10 pm

Aug. 14&15, 2010     8 - 5 pm

FLSE I Administration Riceville FD / Instr. L. Garrison Aug. 16, 17, 2010             7 - 11 pm
EVD Certification AFD / Airport / Instr. W. Rogers Aug. 16, 17, 19, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Fire Alarms & Communications FF I & II French Broad FD / Instr. L. Ball Aug. 17,19,24,26,31, 2010 7 - 10 pm
Instructor Level I Skylanf 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 & Recovery Swannanoa FD / Instr. L Pierson Aug. 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 & II Barnardsville FD / Instr. Jason Harwood Aug. 17&18, 2010 7 - 10 pm
Ventilation FF I & II Fairview 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 / Basic AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. J. Knighton

Aug. 27, 31st          8 - 5 pm

Sept. 2, 2010          8 - 5 pm      

 TR Gen. Rescue Equipment AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. M. Riley Aug. 30, 2010   

    9 - 5 pm

TR Gen. Helicopter Transport AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. Haynes Aug. 31, 2010 

      9 - 5 pm

TR Gen. Victim Management AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. H. Roberson Sept. 1 & 2, 2010

  8:30 - 5 pm

Pumps Maintenance Swannanoa FD / Instr. A. Wilson Sept. 3 & 7, 2010 8 - 5 pm
 TR Gen. Ropes AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. H. Roberson Sept. 3, 7, 9, 2010

 9 - 5 pm

Pump Hydraulics AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. W. Rogers Sept. 8&10,2010  8 - 5 pm
 TR Gen. Rescue Rigging AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. Haynes

 Sept. 9 & 10,2010 

  8:30 - 5 pm

TR VMR Rescue Opserations AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. H. Roberson Sept. 9&13, 2010       9 - 5 pm
TR VMR Vehicle Anatomy AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. A. Hurdt

September 15th               9-5 pm

September 16th              9 - 2 pm  

FF I & II Rescue French Broad FD / Instr. H. Roberson

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

Oct. 4, 2010 6 - 10 pm

TR VMR Stabelization / Extrication AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. H. Roberson

September 16th             2 - 5 pm

September 17, 20th        9 - 5 pm

TR VMR Bus & Machinery AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. A. Hurdt

September 21st             9 - 5 pm

September 22nd            9 - 12 pm

Pumps / Water Supply AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. D. Flinn Sept. 21 & 24, 2010 8 - 5 pm
TR VMR Victim Management AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. A. Hurdt Sept. 23 & 24th   8:30 - 5 pm
Driver Simulator Madison 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 Management Barnardsville FD / Instr. D. Rice

Sept. 28&30,2010         7 - 10 pm

 Oct. 5, 7, 12, 2010        7 - 10 pm

TR VMR Victim Management Barnardsvill FD / Instr. D. Rice

Sept. 28, 30, 2010         7 - 10 pm

Oct. 5, 7, 10, 2010         7 - 10 pm

Engine Company Operations AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. J. Hammond Sept. 28&30, 2010 7:30-5 pm
Rescue Company Operations AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. D. Cooper Sept. 1, 2010           8 - 5 pm
Live Fire Attack AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. W. Rogers Oct. 4, 7, 8,2010     9 - 5 pm
 Rapid Intervention Team Trn.  AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. S. Robertson Oct. 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. Reese Oct. 16, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Wildland Human Factors (L180) Mars Hill FD / Instr. J. Reese Oct. 17, 2010 8 - 12 pm
     
FF I & II Orientation & Safety Hot 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 Responder Jupiter 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 & II Fairview FD / Instr. S. Lytle Oct. 19,21,26, 2010 6 - 10 pm
Live Structure Burn AFD / Swannanoa FD / Instr. W. Rogers Oct. 22, 2010          8 - 4 pm
Live Fire Attack Reems Creek FD / Instr. E. Rogers Oct. 30, 2010 8 - 2 pm
FF I & II Orientation & Safety Fairview FD / Instr. S. Lytle

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

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

Hose, Streams, Appliances Broad River FD / Instr. B. Hayner

Nov. 9-30, 2010             6 - 10 pm

Dec. 6, 2010                  6 - 10 pm

Driver Simulator Skyland FD / Instr. M. Dillingham Nov. 16,18, 2010 8 - 5 pm
Hydrant Maintaince Asheville FD / Instr. Barry Hendren

Nov. 16, 17, 23, 2010

8:30 - 5:30 pm

Pump Testing AFD Sta. 2 / Instr. D. Flinn

Nov. 19, 23, 2010 9 - 4 pm

Dec. 1, 2, 3, 2010   9 - 4 pm

Search & Rescue Tactics Weaverville FD / Instr. D. Young Nov. 22, 23, 2010          9:30 - 2:30 pm
Fire Officer II Skyland FD / Instr. R. Cole

Nov. 30, 2010 8:30 - 6 pm

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

Underwater Search & Recovery AFD / Keowee Lake / Instr. T. Brooks Dec. 2, 2010         8 - 9 pm
Search & Rescue Tactics Weaverville FD / Instr. E. Rogers Dec. 2, 3, 6, 2010               9:30 - 2:30 pm
Search Rescue Tactics Asheville FD / Instr. M. Russell Dec. 14, 2010  9 - 1 pm
FF I & II Ladders Leicester FD / Instr. R. Shelton

Dec. 16,17, 2010    6 - 10 pm

Dec. 19, 2010 8 - 7 pm

 

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