Pre-registration is required for all courses and exams.

  • These courses are for people already working in the field.
  • All classes are held at the fire department unless otherwise noted.
  • 10 students must be registered one week prior to class start. Classes will be canceled unless 10 or more students are registered.

Email Dawn Way at dway@madisoncollege.edu for a registration form.

Entry Level Firefighter (60 hours)

Textbook: Jones & Bartlett Fundamentals of Firefighter Skills and Hazardous Response, fourth edition

Mt. Horeb:  Mondays starting September 12, 2022; 6:30 p.m.
Maple Bluff: Thursdays starting September 8, 2022; 6:00 p.m.

Firefighter I (36 hours)

Textbook: Jones & Bartlett Fundamentals of Firefighter Skills and Hazardous Response, fourth edition

Baraboo:  Thursdays, starting September 8, 2022; 6:30 p.m.
Lake Mills:  Thursday, starting September 8, 2022; 6:00 p.m.
Monona:  Thursdays, starting September 22, 2022; 6:30 p.m.
Poynette:  Mondays starting October 3, 2022; 6:30 p.m.

Firefighter I (96 hours)

Textbook: Jones & Bartlett Fundamentals of Firefighter Skills and Hazardous Response, fourth edition

Hazardous Materials Operations (20 Hours)

**HAZMAT is required before FF I State Certification**

Textbook: Jones & Bartlett Fundamentals of Firefighter Skills and Hazardous Response, fourth edition

Poynette:  Tuesdays starting August 30, 2022; 6:30 p.m.

Firefighter II (42 hours)

Textbook: Jones & Bartlett Fundamental of Firefighter Skills and Hazardous Response, fourth edition

Wonewoc:  dates to be determined staring this fall
Madison College Protective Services Building:  Wednesdays starting August 24, 2022, 6:30 p.m.
Verona:  Thursdays starting September 8, 2022; 6:30 p.m.

Entry Level Driver Operator - Pumper (30 Hours)

Textbook: None

Lodi:  Tuesdays starting August 23, 2022; 6:30 p.m.
Montello:  Wednesday starting September 28, 2022; 6:00 p.m.

Entry Level Driver Operator - Aerial (36 Hours)

Textbook: None

Entry Level Driver Operator - Tender (6 Hours)

Textbook: None

Driver Operator - PUMPER (66 Hours)

Textbook: Jones & Bartlett Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator, third edition

Marshall:  Wednesdays starting August 31, 2022; 6:00 p.m.

Driver Operator – AERIAL (36 Hours)

Textbook: Jones & Bartlett Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator, third edition

Sun Prairie #2, Wednesday starting August 31, 2022; 6:30 p.m.
Sauk City:  Thursdays starting August 18, 2022; 6:30 p.m.

Fire Inspector (60 Hours)

Textbook: Jones & Bartlett; Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice.

Oregon:  Mondays starting August 29, 2022, 6:30 p.m.

Fire Officer I (40 hours)

Textbook: Jones/Bartlett Principles and Practice, 4th edition

Fitchburg #3:  Wednesdays starting September 7, 2022; 6:30 p.m.
Rome:  Thursdays starting September 1, 2022; 6:00 p.m.
Madison College Protective Services Building-Hybrid:  Tuesday September 6, 2022;  mandated in-person date = Saturday, October 29th, 8 am – 4:30 p.m.

Fire Officer II (40 Hours)

Textbook: Jones/Bartlett Principles and Practice, 4th edition

Madison College Protective Services Building-Hybrid:  starting September 12, 2022; mandated in-person date = Saturday, November 5th, 8 am – 4:30 p.m.

Fire and Emergency Services Instructor 1 (40 Hours)

Textbook: Jones/Bartlett Principles & Practice, 3rd edition

Fitchburg #3:  Monday starting September 12, 2022 Course #33661 Term Fall 2022
Portage:  Wednesdays starting September 14, 2022; 6 p.m. Course #33674 Term Fall 2022

Register Online: FESI

Fire and Emergency Services Instructor II (40 Hours)

Textbook: Jones/Bartlett Principles & Practice, 3rd edition

Madison College Protective Services Building:  Thursdays starting September 19, 2022; 6 p.m. Course #33673 Term Fall 2022

Register Online: FESI II

NFA Incident Safety Officer Course (16 Hours)

Textbook: None

Lodi:  Saturday November 5 & 6, 2022, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Fire Recruit Academy

Textbook: Jones & Bartlett Fundamentals of Firefighter Skills and Hazardous Response, fourth edition

Register Online: Fire Recruit Academy

Wildland Fire - S130, S190, L180 (40 Hours)

Textbook: None

TBD - Only offered in winter

Register Online: Wildland Fire

Smoke Reading (3 Hours)

Textbook: None

HAZMAT Refresher (9 Hours)

Textbook: None

Fireground Strategies and Tactics (24 Hours)

Textbook: None

Hybrid Vehicle Safety

Textbook: None

Fire Investigation (16 Hours)

Textbook: None

Transitional Fire attack (6 Hours)

Textbook: None

FlameSim (2 Hours)

Textbook: None

Fire Service Training

Madison Truax Campus
Protective Services Building, 100

1701 Wright Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53704

dway@madisoncollege.edu
608.246.6911

Hours

  • Monday – Friday: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm