Certification Tester Information


Certification Testers Must: 

  • Conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times while representing the Utah Fire Service Certification Council (UFSCC).
  • Attend update training every year or as determined by the Certification Council.
  • Adhere to all certification tester policies and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Be an active member of a fire department in Utah.
  • Be certified, as a minimum Firefighter I. It is strongly recommended the person is certified as Instructor I.
  • Be state certified at equal or higher to the level they are testing unless otherwise approved by the Certification Council.


Travel Reimbursements
Mileage rates: Current rate is .535/mile. Lodging: Applicable to testers who travel over 100 miles to test. (Needs prior approval from certification Coordinator or Program Manager.) Meals: (Only applicable with an overnight stay) Breakfast $10, Lunch $13, and Dinner $16.