HFD Training Center




169 Niles Cortland Road NE
Warren, Ohio 44484
Phone: (330) 856-5022

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                      Class Dates:     Wednesday’s & Sunday’s: February 7, 2018 – April 18, 2018               

                        The State fire exam will be given on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Howland Station #30.

                       Times:              Wednesday classes meet from 6 PM – 10 PM. Sunday classes meet from 8 AM - 4 PM (varies).

Location:         Vienna Fire Department; 833 Youngstown Kingsville Rd, Vienna OH

Cost:               $975.00 includes registration & online learning platform (Navigate)

           $155.00 - Turnout gear rental fee if needed.

                      Make checks or money orders payable in full to the Howland Training Center. Purchase orders will only be accepted from Fire Departments.

 Students must provide the following information the first night of class:

                        Copy of Firefighter I card

                        Copy of a Ohio driver’s license

                        Completed NFPA compliant physical examination by Doctor – Forms attached

                        Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCI) check paid for by the candidate.

                        Copy of their NIMS 100 and 700 certifications

                        Hazmat Awareness & Operations, EVOC & Life Safety Initiatives

Students have 3 attempts to take the computer based state test. There is no charge for the first attempt. There is a $10.00 testing fee if a 2nd or 3rd attempt is needed.

                       ProBoard:        Following the issuance of an Ohio Firefighter I or Firefighter II certificate to practice, the firefighter will be emailed a notice of eligibility and a link to apply for Pro Board certification.

If you have any questions, please call Natalie at 330-856-5022 (ext. 1097) or email natalie.ciferno@howlandtownship.org , Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM.

Class size is limited to 20 students.            

    Fill out and return the registration form via mail, fax or email. Registration and payment deadline is: Thursday, February 1 @ 4:00 p.m.