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FIRE & SAFETY

The University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) sets the standard for educational excellence. As a leader in continuing education for safety and health, UTA offers fire safety training and credentialing. UTA's fire safety training provides a safety and health focus for firefighters by combining the requirements of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Safety trained firefighters and emergency service personnel can effectively implement safety and health requirements at the fire department and firefighter levels. UTA provides professional education, technical assistance, and support services in fire safety.




FIRE 1500 SAFETY & HEALTH OPERATIONS

This program was developed for every firefighter in your department. The course has the basic foundation for understanding the Everyone Goes Home Campaign - 16 Life Safety Initiatives, Principles of Fire Risk Management and Applied Fire Safety, Protection & Analysis. For more information about this awesome program, contact us at FireSafety@uta.edu or call 866.906.9190 today!

Required Courses Hours Cost
FS 1500 - Fire 1500: Safety and Health Management 40 $695
RM 105 - Fire Risk Management 24 $595
FS 201 - Applied Fire Safety, Protection & Analysis 20 $495
NFFF - Everyone Goes Home: 16 Life Safety Initiatives Self-Study Free

NEW SAFETY ANALYTICS TOOL

Introducing the first product to track your department’s health and safety operations from end to end, and assess your compliance with NFPA 1500! The University of Texas at Arlington’s Center for Fire Safety has partnered with Emergency Reporting to bring you a comprehensive solution for safety and health management. Work with the professionals from the University of Texas at Arlington to learn how to effectively implement NFPA 1500 to improve the health and safety of your firefighters, and overall performance of your department. Learn More!

FIRE 1500 SAFETY & HEALTH TECHNICIAN

This program was developed for the members of your Health & Safety Committee (HSC) and Company Officers. This well-defined program provides the essential tools and knowledge to effectively execute the roles and responsibilities of a HSC member. Through a series of OSHA (Department of Labor) & National Fire Academy courses, your HSC members will gain the knowledge to develop and implement a NFPA 1500 program. For more information about this awesome program, contact us at FireSafety@uta.edu or call 866.906.9190 today!

Required Courses Hours Cost
FSHO Certification or meet the requirements for the FSHO -- --
FS 1510 - Fire 1500: Occupational Safety & Health in Emergency Services40 $695
RM 101 - Safety, Health, & Environmental Risk Management (SHERM) Principles 32 $695
Electives (Choose 3) Hours Cost
OSHA #7500 - Introduction to Safety and Health Management 7.5 Free
OSHA #7205 - Health Hazard Awareness 7.5 $195
OSHA #2225 - Respiratory Protection 26 $595
OSHA #7115 - Lockout/Tagout 7.5 $195
OSHA #7505 - Introduction to Accident Incident Investigation 7.5 $195
FS 7201 - Bloodborne Pathogen Trainer Course 16 $395
HM 242 - HAZWOPER Annual Refresher   
DOT 101 - Hazardous Materials Transportation Awareness 8 $195
NFA COURSES (one of the following may be applied as an elective): Hours Cost
Q0494 - National Fire Incident Reporting System (NIFRS) 5.0 Self-Study Free
Q0381 - Empowering Responder Wellness Self-Study Free

FIRE 1500 SAFETY & HEALTH SPECIALIST

This program was developed for the Health & Safety Officer (HSO), Senior Fire Officers and or the Fire Chief. The Specialist certification is elite program written and developed by Fire and Safety Professionals from around the United States. Through an increased curriculum of OSHA and National Fire Academy courses, the HSO will have the working knowledge to effectively manage an NFPA 1500 program as well as develop & execute Health & Safety Policies, investigate accidents and recommend corrective measures. In addition, they will have the required knowledge and skills to manage a Health & Safety Committee along with the NFPA 1500 Program. For more information about this awesome program, contact us at FireSafety@uta.edu or call 866.906.9190 today!

Required Courses Hours Cost
FSHT Certification or meet the requirements for the FSHT -- --
FS 910 - Traffic Incident Management (TIMs) Responder Training 8 $195
OSHA #511 - Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry 30 $595
Electives (Choose 3) Hours Cost
OSHA #521 - OSHA Guide to Industrial Hygiene 26 $595
OSHA #2264 - Permit-Required Confined Space Entry 22 $595
OSHA #3015 - Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics 22 $595
OSHA #3115 - Fall Protection 22 $595
SH 925 - Management of Change 20 $595
NFA COURSES (one of the following may be applied as an elective): Hours Cost
R0506 - Executive Planning Self-Study Free
Q0318 - Fire Service Supervision Self-Study Free





CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS

SSH shield

Earn your SSH in the Construction or General Industry by completing one (1) required course and three (3) electives. Earn your SSH in Risk Management, Fire & Safety, Disaster Response, Oil & Gas, Port Safety, or Healthcare by completing the required courses and two (2) electives.



CLSS Cert

Certified Life Safety Specialist (CLSS) provides detailed training to participants to develop their knowledge and skills on the NFPA 101- Life Safety Code and OSHA Standards.