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Firefighter 1 Course

Registration is now open for the summer 2017 Statewide Firefighter I course.  This 12 week course is open for individuals wishing to prepare for state certification and who do not have the availability whithin their home department.  Registration closes on June 23, 2017.

This hybrid course will utilize the IFSTA Resource One online interactive course with 3 "academy style" weekends to cover the hands-on skills. 

For more information please download the Course information by clicking here.


Reminder that course registration closes this Friday.  A minimum of 10 students is required.



Train the Trainer 

The final two train the trainer sessions for the new Auto Extrication course have been set.  Here is the list for the remaining sessions:


July 29, 2017 – Devils Lake FD

August 5, 2017 – Minot FD


To remain current on our listing you will have to attend one of these 4 hour sessions.  This will also count as  your mandatory continuing education hours.  Once you attend and complete the course you will receive a full copy of the new curriculum for your use.    


To register for one of the two scheduled sessions please send your information to the NDFA office by either phone (701) 222-2799 or email at 


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.