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

Madison College Protective Services Building: Wednesdays starting September 1, 2021; 6:30 p.m. [FULL]
Merrimac: Wednesdays starting September 8, 2021; 6:30 p.m

Firefighter I (36 hours)

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

Cross Plains: Mondays starting September 13, 2021; 6:30 p.m [FULL]

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

Firefighter II (42 hours)

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

Kilbourn: Tuesdays starting September 7, 2021; 6:30 p.m.
Madison College Protective Services Building: Mondays starting August 30, 2021; 6:30 p.m.

Entry Level Driver Operator - Pumper (30 Hours)

Textbook: None

Endeavor/Moundville:  Thursdays starting September 30, 2021, 6:30 pm

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

Oregon:  Wednesdays starting September 1, 2021; 6:30 p.m.
Portage:  Wednesdays starting September 1, 2021; 6:30 p.m.
Delton:  Thursdays starting September 2, 2021; 6:30 p.m.
Cottage Grove:  Mondays starting Spring 2022, date to be determined

Driver Operator – AERIAL (36 Hours)

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

Sun Prairie #2:  Wednesdays starting August 25, 2021; 6:30 p.m.
Middleton:  Thursdays starting August 19, 2021; 6:30 p.m.
Baraboo:  Wednesdays starting February 9, 2022; 6:30 p.m.

Fire Inspector (60 Hours)

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

Madison College Protective Services Building: Thursdays starting August 26, 2021; 6:30 p.m.

Fire Officer I (40 hours)

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

Madison College Protective Services Building/ONLINE Hybrid: Tuesday starting September 7, 2021
Fitchburg #1:  Mondays starting October 4, 2021; 6:30 p.m.
Helenville:  Tuesdays starting January 18, 2022; 6:30 p.m.

Fire Officer II (40 Hours)

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

Sun Prairie #2:  Thursdays starting September 16, 2021; 6:30 p.m.
Madison College Protective Services Building/ONLINE Hybrid: Monday starting October 4, 2021

Emergency Services Instructor (40 Hours)

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

Madison College Protective Services Building/ONLINE Hybrid starting Wednesday, October 6, 2021; 6:30 p.m. TERM 1224, Course #33692
Prairie du Sac/ONLINE Hybrid:starting Thursday, September 30, 2021; 6:30 p.m. TERM 1224, Course 34167

Delton: January 2022, starting  January 12, 2022; 6 pm TERM 1228, Course #62764

Register online

NFA Incident Safety Officer Course (16 Hours)

Textbook: None

Smoke Reading (3 Hours)

Textbook: None

HAZMAT Refresher (9 Hours)

Textbook: None

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

Textbook: None

Register online

Fire Recruit Academy

Textbook: None

Register online

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