Fire Fighter 1 Module 1

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Date(s) - September 15
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Lavalette VFD

The West Virginia Fire Commission has created a Modular Firefighter Training Pilot Program to assist Volunteer Fire Departments in recruitment and retention efforts by enabling individuals to participate earlier on in their training.  To participate in this pilot program departments must complete an application that is available on the WV State Fire Marshal’s website –  For more information you can contact the WV State Fire Marshal’s office or any of the WVPST regional offices.

West Virginia Public Service Training, Southwest Region will be offering a WV Fire Fighter 1, Module 1 course at Lavalette Volunteer Fire Department beginning Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 6:00 pm. Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays with one Saturday class.

This 33-hour module course covers subjects such as:  History of the Fire Service, Fire Fighter Safety, PPE/SCBA, Fire Service Communications, ICS, First Aid/CPR & HazMat Awareness.

Instructor:  Kody Baumann/Ashley Baumann

Location:  Lavalette VFD (4504 5th St. Road, Lavalette, WV 25535)

Dates:  Tuesdays and Thursdays with one Saturday (10/3 from 8a-4p)

Times:  6:00p-10:00p

Tuition: $45.00

Textbook:  $75.00


PLEASE NOTE:  Due to the COVID 19 guidelines that must be followed,  class is limited to 15 people. If you plan to attend, please register at your earliest convenience. Further guidance will be provided before the class to those that are pre-registered.


To register, please contact Tammy Norman at or (304) 766-0011 ext. 21.

You may copy the below information into an email and submit to to register:

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