Firefighter Training

The Cincinnati Fire Department Training Bureau is responsible for the initial training of fire recruits and the on-going training of 800 uniformed firefighters.

The Training Bureau provides the training needed to comply with nationally recognized standards.

Some of the training a Cincinnati Firefighter and Recruit may receive includes (but not limited to) the following:

Classroom / Practical Training

  • Flashover/Hose Deployment Training
  • 800 MHz Radios
  • Marine Firefighting
  • Fire Fighting Scenario – Quick Drills
  • Mine Safety Appliance (MSA) Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)
  • 800 Mhz Train the Trainer
  • Dupont CAER Car
  • EMT Refresher Modules 1-8
  • CPR Instructor

Recruit Training

  • EMT-B
  • Professional Firefighter
  • Hazmat Operations
  • WMD
  • Fire Safety Inspector

Video / Computer Training

  • EMS
  • HIPPA