FP- Fire Protection Technology Instructor Qualifications

The Full-time instructors have responsibility for the curriculum, facilities, and other departmental operations in addition to teaching FP classes.


  • An Associate’s Degree in Fire Protection Technology or related field from an accredited institution, and
  • Minimum 2 years full-time or 4 years part-time recent teaching experience (teaching experience can include leading training and teaching skill-based techniques), and
  • 5 years recent experience as a career fire fighter or 10 years recent experience as a volunteer fire fighter, or an equivalent combination

Approved: December 2018

FP Instructor Qualifications prior to December 2018