Accredited Levels

"... certification from an accredited entity is a statement of success, an indisputable mark of performance belonging to individual fire service professionals. Each successful candidate for certification from an accredited entity knows that he or she has been measured against peers and meets rigorous national standards. Certification affords the individual a uniformity and portability of qualifications. In addition, the creditability of an organization is enhanced by having members certified to national consensus standards." - theproboard.org

Utah is accredited by the following agencies:

See the websites of each organization to learn more about the benefits of these accreditations.

Please note that IFSAC and ProBoard do not issue certifications. They are the agencies that accredit Utah certifications.

This application can be mailed directly to IFSAC in order to receive a certificate on a very attractive mount.

IFSACProBoard

Level of Certification

NFPA Standard/Edition

Accreditation

Firefighter I NFPA 1001, 2008 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Firefighter II NFPA 1001, 2008 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Hazardous Materials - Awareness & Operations NFPA 472, 2008 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Hazardous Materials - Technician NFPA 472, 2008 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Apparatus Driver Operator - Pumper NFPA 1002, 2009 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Apparatus Driver Operator - Aerial NFPA 1002, 2009 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Airport Firefighter NFPA 1003, 2010 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Fire Officer I  NFPA 1021, 2009 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Fire Officer II NFPA 1021, 2009 ed.   
Fire Instructor I, II NFPA 1041, 2007ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Fire Inspector I, II, III (Fire Inspector III is not accredited by IFSAC or ProBoard.) NFPA 1031, 2009 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Fire Investigator NFPA 1033, 2009 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Technical Rescuer- Ropes, Confined Space, Trench, Structural Collapse, Vehicle, Machinery NFPA 1006, 2008 ed. National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Wildland Firefighter I NFPA 1051, 2007 ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS
Wildland Firefighter II NFPA 1051, 2007ed. International Fire Service Accreditation CongressIFSAC National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Pro Board AccreditationNPQS