ISFSI Professional Development
Invest in your professional development with ISFSI. Each of the programs offered by ISFSI provide the student with the most up-to-date instructional content available in the fire service, and are delivered by some of the industry's leading subject-matter experts. The ISFSI has been at the forefront of the modern fire research and education movement, and offers multiple dynamic in-person courses to maximize our Member's working knowledge of industry best-practices in fireground tactics. The ISFSI also provides the "gold standard" training credentials for NFPA 1403 compliance in Live Fire Training, as well as an avenue to take a Member's training management skills to the next level in our Training Officer Credential program.
The ISFSI Professional Development Programs aim to provide fire instructors with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to be leaders in education within today's fire service.
Click on the program you are interested in learning more about to see currently scheduled classes as well as information on how to host the program in your area.
Principles of Modern Fire Attack
Providing a firsthand look at the UL/NIST Modern Fire Behavior/Dynamics research and educating students how they can be delivered and instituted in their fire departments.
Understanding & Fighting Basement Fires
This course presents the data and tactical considerations from the ISFSI/UL Basement Fires research project conducted in 2017.
Live Fire Instructor – Acquired Structure
Preparing the live fire instructor for the challenges necessary to prepare training plans, developing objectives and preparing an acquired structure.
Live Fire Instructor – Fixed Facility
A comprehensive live-fire training program in accordance with NFPA standards.
The ISFSI offers different forms of online education from casual discussions to live instructor led courses. Each offering hosts Subject Matter Experts discussing training topics relevant to today's fire instructor.
The titles listed below are courses that are currently available for enrolment. Click on the title to access more details including the date and time the course was offered whether live or on-demand. This list includes courses that are being offered as a live course, courses that are offered on-demand as a self study, and webinars.