Basic Operations Firefighter Blended Training Program
CSFA Number: 592-00-2183
Agency Name
Office Of The State Fire Marshal (592)
Agency Contact
Ronny Wickenhauser
217-558-0577
Ronny.J.Wickenhauser@illinois.gov
Short Description
Provides firefighters the practical and cognitive training needed to operate safely and effectively on the fireground.
Subject Area
Public Safety
Program Function
Education Employment, Labor, and Training
Objectives and Goals
The Basic Operations Firefighter / NFPA Firefighter I (Blended) is designed to give firefighters the practical and cognitive training needed to operate safely and effectively on the fireground in a flexible blended schedule leveraging online training and weekend hands-on practicals.
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Eligibility Requirements
Only the Illinois Fire Service Institute is eligible for this grant.
Eligible Applicants
Education Organizations;
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2020 : $1,000,000
Federal Funding
None
Notice of Funding Opportunities
None
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)07/01/201906/30/20201,000,000