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North Dakota Firefighter's Association


North Dakota Firefighter's Association

2018 Instructor Conference

January 5-7, 2018

Radisson Hotel

Bismarck, ND

$25.00 Registration Fee


Click here to view school brochure - Coming Soon


Go to the NDFA Calendar to Register.

HOTEL RESERVATIONS: NDFA has secured a rooming block for attendees.  Please click here to make your reservations



2018 Fire Service Instructor I Class 

 Tentative Start Date Jan 15, 2018

Registration Coming Soon


State - Wide FFI Program


12 Week Interactive on-line course with 4 academy weekends for hands-on training.  This will be facilitated by 1 Classroom Instructor to monitor progress and lead the classroom sessions and 4 skills instructors performing the hands-on training.


Session 1    Dec 11, 2017 – Jan 12, 2018

Chap 1 – 8

Academy Weekend; Jan 13 & 14, 2018


Session 2    Jan 15 – Feb 9, 2018

Chap 9-12, plus ICS

Academy Weekend; Feb 10 & 11 w/live burn


Session 3    Feb 12- Mar 8, 2018

Chap 13-21

Academy Weekend; Mar 10-11, 2018


Session 4  Mar 24-25, 2018

Review/JPR completion/make-up day

Written test

Skills Test


Class Size:

Minimum of 10 students, Maximum of 20 students.



Student Manual - $55.50 plus shipping

(Reimbursed after successful completion of course)


Class Format:

Classroom instructor will monitor progression through the session which will conclude with the academy weekend.  Saturday – Sunday will be hands-on training to get JPRs signed off.


Location of Academy weekends:

Students must travel to Bismarck to attend the Academy Weekends.


Registration Closed 

For questions please contact the NDFA office by emailing Rob or Julie at or or call (701) 222-2799.



The Grand Forks Fire Department will be accepting applications for the position of Firefighter until 5:00 PM on January, 13th 2018. Click here to view the Application Packet. 

NDFA New Database Release

NDFA has now opened access to it's new database.  Access will:

  • Allow users to register for upcoming courses online.
  • Allow users to view/download their Transcript and Current Certifications list
  • Allow instructors to select courses to teach
    • Class rosters – view and finalize attendance
    • Submit Voucher online
  • Email notifications
    • Class registrations
    • Class cancellations
    • Reminders 3 days before class begins

To register for access each individual is required to:

1) Go to to create a State of North Dakota Login ID.

2) Click on the "log In" button in the upper right hand corner of the NDFA homepage.

3) Request an authorization code from NDFA.  This step is required to ensure access to the correct information on record.

Please contact the NDFA office at (701) 222-2799 for any assistance with the registration process.