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  • Illinois Fire Service Institute
    as a PDF document IFSI s Steve Williams feted at St Louis firefighter s ball September 30 2014 CHAMPAIGN IL September 30 2014 Steve Williams long time field instructor for the University of Crude Oil by Rail Awareness New Course The Crude Oil by Rail Awareness class will acquaint students to the recent increase in crude oil shipments by rail This course will cover the basic chemical and physical properties of the types of crude being transported In addition students will learn basic railcar design features unit vs manifest trains common railroad terminology and techniques for contacting and working with the railroad The course will touch on tactics and strategies for handling crude oil train derailments but will not teach the student how to employ these tactics Lastly the course will look at case studies of recent crude train derailments and discuss lessons learned Click here to learn more and enroll Fire Service Women of Illinois Training Weekend November 8 9 2014 Come join us for a weekend of Hands On Training Choose from three available classes Coordinated Fire Attack Hands On Officer Development Classroom Hands On Vehicle Extrication and Stabilization Hands On Registration is only 100 per student with lunch included Click here for more information and to enroll online Click here to download the enrollment form Excelling as a Manager or Supervisor February 12th 2015 9 4 p m Illinois Fire Service Institute Managers and supervisors face the most difficult challenge of their careers working through others to get things done This unique on site seminar can show them how to successfully make the transition from team player to take charge leader They ll learn how to motivate employees how to work through conflict and difficult behavior and how to establish the credibility and authority they need to organize constantly shifting projects priorities and deadlines Deadline to enroll is January 12th Course fee is 99 Click here to download the brochure Click here to register online 4 Ways to Give Today s firefighters face rapidly changing challenges in their work for the public Preparing them to meet these demands is the mission of IFSI Your investment in training programs research and facilities will benefit Illinois communities as IFSI continues to keep first responders prepared for fires disasters and issues of homeland security Click here to learn more about how you can help October Instructor of the Month Randy Schlichter is IFSI s October Instructor of the Month Randy has worked with IFSI and has been an instructor since 1997 Since then he has taught more than 80 classes and coordinated more than 470 classes Randy is best known for teaching officer classes plus Coordinated Fire Attack and Rapid Intervention Team RIT In 2005 Randy became one of the first two regional representatives appointed and assigned to cover the northeast corner of Illinois Randy began his fire service career in 1969 with Hoffman Estates Fire Department He spent his entire career there and retired in 2002 as a Battalion

    Original URL path: http://www.fsi.illinois.edu/ (2014-11-10)
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  • Illinois Fire Service Institute
    Trench Rescue Vehicle and Machinery Rescue Wildland Fire Fighting Distance Learning Content Overview About Online Learning Online Courses College Credit for IFSI Courses Resource Center Chief s PIN Library Content Search Catalog FireTalk Virtual Bookshelf Library Committee Library Team Grant Projects Firefighter Memorial Illinois Firefighter Medal of Honor Valor IFSI Authors Library Resources Brochure PDF Material Holdings Library Policies Specialized Resources Additional Resources Homeland Security Content Overview Illinois Terrorism Task Force Research Content Projects Academic Papers Fire Service Reports Research Staff Collaborators How you can participate Support IFSI research Giving Online Donations IFSI Fund Firefighter Life SafetyResearch Fund Ag Rescue Training Fund LRRC Fund Memorial Plaza Pavers Corporate Giving Program Information Partnerships Corporate Relations Content Industrial Training Discussion Group Program Information Partnerships International Programs Content China Korea Northern Europe Institute Info Who We Are Training Grounds Space Rental LRRC Event Photos Documents Employment Opportunities Policies Links Organization Chart PDF Contact Info Contact Us Leadership Staff Instructor Recognition Area Lodging Our Current Partners Ag Rescue Fund Partners Firefighter Life Safety Research Fund Partners Previous Years Partners Memorial Paver Supporters Course Information Programs Online Learning Library Homeland Security Research Giving International Programs About IFSI Partners Email Course Related Forms Below are forms that are related to taking courses or requesting a course be held at your department To view them you will need a PDF reader such as the free Adobe PDF reader which can be found here http get adobe com reader General Forms General Registration Form Cancellation Form for Online Courses General Request for Training Explorer Cadet Field Training Registration Form Cornerstone Request for Training Fire Chief PIN Authorization Transcript Request Microsoft Excel Documents Excel documents provided by IFSI are locked with a special IFSI password You will be able to type in any field that is allowed as typeable

    Original URL path: http://www.fsi.illinois.edu/content/courses/forms.cfm (2014-11-10)
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  • Illinois Fire Service Institute
    Giving Online Donations IFSI Fund Firefighter Life SafetyResearch Fund Ag Rescue Training Fund LRRC Fund Memorial Plaza Pavers Corporate Giving Program Information Partnerships Corporate Relations Content Industrial Training Discussion Group Program Information Partnerships International Programs Content China Korea Northern Europe Institute Info Who We Are Training Grounds Space Rental LRRC Event Photos Documents Employment Opportunities Policies Links Organization Chart PDF Contact Info Contact Us Leadership Staff Instructor Recognition Area Lodging Our Current Partners Ag Rescue Fund Partners Firefighter Life Safety Research Fund Partners Previous Years Partners Memorial Paver Supporters Course Information Programs Online Learning Library Homeland Security Research Giving International Programs About IFSI Partners Email Montgomery G I Bill Information The State of Illinois Department of Veteran s Affairs has identified several IFSI courses that qualify for reimbursement for a veteran s federal VA education benefits If you qualify for Montgomery G I Bill VA education benefits you may apply for VA benefits for any of the courses listed below This reimbursement will come directly to you normally after you have completed the course Should you desire to pay for the course directly IFSI will bill you Should your department pay for your training and desire that the department be reimbursed for the costs IFSI will bill the department and you will have to coordinate repayment with your department Courses Qualifying for Reimbursement The Fire Service Institute has requested and the State Approving Agency has approved the following programs for federal veterans benefits i e G I Bill The veteran or eligible person must prepay the tuition fee The veteran must contact the Fire Service Institute veterans certifying official to apply for his her benefits The actual amount of the benefits will depend upon the program and the eligibility of the individual veteran or eligible person The following are IFSI

    Original URL path: http://www.fsi.illinois.edu/content/courses/gi_bill.cfm (2014-11-10)
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  • Tuition Waived Courses
    Overview About Online Learning Online Courses College Credit for IFSI Courses Resource Center Chief s PIN Library Content Search Catalog FireTalk Virtual Bookshelf Library Committee Library Team Grant Projects Firefighter Memorial Illinois Firefighter Medal of Honor Valor IFSI Authors Library Resources Brochure PDF Material Holdings Library Policies Specialized Resources Additional Resources Homeland Security Content Overview Illinois Terrorism Task Force Research Content Projects Academic Papers Fire Service Reports Research Staff Collaborators How you can participate Support IFSI research Giving Online Donations IFSI Fund Firefighter Life SafetyResearch Fund Ag Rescue Training Fund LRRC Fund Memorial Plaza Pavers Corporate Giving Program Information Partnerships Corporate Relations Content Industrial Training Discussion Group Program Information Partnerships International Programs Content China Korea Northern Europe Institute Info Who We Are Training Grounds Space Rental LRRC Event Photos Documents Employment Opportunities Policies Links Organization Chart PDF Contact Info Contact Us Leadership Staff Instructor Recognition Area Lodging Our Current Partners Ag Rescue Fund Partners Firefighter Life Safety Research Fund Partners Previous Years Partners Memorial Paver Supporters Course Information Programs Online Learning Library Homeland Security Research Giving International Programs About IFSI Partners Email Tuition Waived Courses Tuition Waived for All Technical Rescue Operations and Technician levels and Hazardous Materials Awareness IMS Operations Tech A and Tech B Classes All Technical Rescue Operations and Technician levels and Hazardous Materials Awareness IMS Operations Tech A and Tech B Classes have had their tuition waived for Illinois firefighters who meet the class pre requirements pre requisites These Illinois SWMD classes meet all FEMA requirements for national certification and ProBoard Click on one of the covered courses below to find an upcoming class Confined Space Rescue Operations Confined Space Rescue Technician Hazardous Materials Awareness Hazardous Materials Incident Management System Hazardous Materials Operations Hazardous Materials Technician A Hazardous Materials Technician B Rope Rescue Operations Rope Rescue

    Original URL path: http://www.fsi.illinois.edu/content/courses/tuition_waived.cfm (2014-11-10)
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  • Fire College
    the PIN by sending back the letter of acceptance for online registration and PIN usage If he she has not then please encourage them to do so as online registration is the preferred priority If your department has lost the PIN information then please contact IFSI immediately to re establish the information Will I find out about what classes I am in before I come to Fire College All registered students with VALID e mail addresses will receive a notification which says what courses they are in and whether they are still on waiting lists or whether your top priorities have been filled Please make sure to include your e mail address so you can receive this information it WILL NOT be mailed After the E mails go out are my courses final Not necessarily If you have not gotten your top priorities yet then you are still on the waiting list and could possibly get top priorities You will NOT move DOWN in priorities after you receive the final confirmation notice Cancellation of a class due to enrollment or support needs will also affect your class standing You will not have absolute final confirmation until you arrive at Fire College How does the waiting list work The waiting list will allow you to receive entry into courses in the order which you prioritized them If your top priority is filled and you get your 2 then if priority 1 gets an available seat and you are first on the list then you will be taken from your priority 2 and placed into your priority 1 This will allow us to place you in the course you want the most and hopefully help us to keep courses full even after cancellations The website said there were x seats available in

    Original URL path: http://www.fsi.illinois.edu/ifsi%20events/fire%20college.cfm (2014-11-10)
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  • Winter Fire School
    security number due to identity theft problems The collection of the DL numbers is the beginning of what will eventually be a national accreditation system Please make sure this number is accurate What is the fastest way to register The absolute quickest way to complete your registration is through online registration It will help you to do it accurately and to gather the information quickly We recommend this option heavily My department doesn t have a PIN number or we have lost our PIN information what can we do Each department in Illinois has been issued a PIN number for use Your Chief and or training officer is responsible for activating the PIN by sending back the letter of acceptance for online registration and PIN usage If he she has not then please encourage them to do so as online registration is the preferred priority If your department has lost the PIN information then please contact IFSI immediately to re establish the information Will I find out about what classes I am in before I come to Winter Fire School All registered students with VALID e mail addresses will receive a notification which says what courses they are in and whether they are still on waiting lists or whether your top priorities have been filled Please make sure to include your e mail address so you can receive this information it WILL NOT be mailed After the E mails go out are my courses final Not necessarily If you have not gotten your top priorities yet then you are still on the waiting list and could possibly get top priorities You will NOT move DOWN in priorities after you receive the final confirmation notice Cancellation of a class due to enrollment or support needs will also affect your class standing You will not have absolute final confirmation until you arrive at Winter Fire School How does the waiting list work The waiting list will allow you to receive entry into courses in the order which you prioritized them If your top priority is filled and you get your 2 then if priority 1 gets an available seat and you are first on the list then you will be taken from your priority 2 and placed into your priority 1 This will allow us to place you in the course you want the most and hopefully help us to keep courses full even after cancellations The website said there were x seats available in the course does this mean I got the course No The information displayed by the website for available seating in a course is information that was transferred the night before The web based data is always an estimate of what is currently available We are trying to keep you informed as much as we can but there is no guarantee based on that information I made a mistake on my online registration what can I do Email fax or mail Terri Hopper All changes MUST be in

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  • Explorer Cadet Fire School
    School Explorer Cadet Fire School Thank you all for another great year Information about next year s Fire School will be available in the next few months Click here for Explorers photos All cadets have the opportunity to participate in

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  • Illinois Fire Service Institute
    Research Rope Rescue Structural Collapse Rescue Trench Rescue Vehicle and Machinery Rescue Wildland Fire Fighting Distance Learning Content Overview About Online Learning Online Courses College Credit for IFSI Courses Resource Center Chief s PIN Library Content Search Catalog FireTalk Virtual Bookshelf Library Committee Library Team Grant Projects Firefighter Memorial Illinois Firefighter Medal of Honor Valor IFSI Authors Library Resources Brochure PDF Material Holdings Library Policies Specialized Resources Additional Resources Homeland Security Content Overview Illinois Terrorism Task Force Research Content Projects Academic Papers Fire Service Reports Research Staff Collaborators How you can participate Support IFSI research Giving Online Donations IFSI Fund Firefighter Life SafetyResearch Fund Ag Rescue Training Fund LRRC Fund Memorial Plaza Pavers Corporate Giving Program Information Partnerships Corporate Relations Content Industrial Training Discussion Group Program Information Partnerships International Programs Content China Korea Northern Europe Institute Info Who We Are Training Grounds Space Rental LRRC Event Photos Documents Employment Opportunities Policies Links Organization Chart PDF Contact Info Contact Us Leadership Staff Instructor Recognition Area Lodging Our Current Partners Ag Rescue Fund Partners Firefighter Life Safety Research Fund Partners Previous Years Partners Memorial Paver Supporters Course Information Programs Online Learning Library Homeland Security Research Giving International Programs About IFSI Partners Email Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal Certification Many IFSI classes and programs are meet the requirements for certification through the Office of the State Fire Marshal Additionally in some cases the IFSI end of course exam is equivalent to the OSFM exam saving your department time and money by allowing the firefighter to take one exam that meets both IFSI course completion and OSFM certification requirements IFSI courses list the applicable OSFM certification in the course description For additional information on the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal certification program please visit their site http www sfm illinois

    Original URL path: http://www.fsi.illinois.edu/content/courses/osfm.cfm (2014-11-10)
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