Entries by Eric DiRosario

NFPA 1002 (Driver Operator/Pumper)- Cumberland

A Driver/Operator – Pumper (NFPA 1002) program will be presented in Cumberland beginning Monday, September 8, 2014. Any member of your department interested in attending this course should forward a registration to the Rhode Island Fire Academy. This course is nationally accredited through the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications. Start Date: September 8, […]

Rhode Island Fire Academy Wins $425,000 Federal Grant

THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014 Article is Courtesy of: www.reed.senate.gov EXETER, RI – U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and U.S. Representatives Jim Langevin and David Cicilline today joined with state fire and public safety officials in announcing $425,000 in federal funding to help upgrade training equipment at the Rhode Island Fire Academy.  Administered by the U.S. […]

NFPA 1001 Level 1 – Westerly Fire Class#242 (Starts Sept 3rd)

Rhode Islland Fiire Academy – Course Announcement Prerequisite: NIMS 100, 200, and 700 Date: September 3, 2014 (See schedule.) Site: Westerly Fire Department 7 Union Street Westerly, RI 02891 Class Time: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Cost: Based on enrollment ($250.00 – $375.00) Register by: July 14, 2014 Students may purchase textbook through the Rhode […]