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  • Firefighter II Course in Alabama: Building Upon the Essentials

    Firefighter II Course in Alabama: Building Upon the Essentials

    In Alabama the Firefighter II course further equips firefighters with advanced knowledge and skills, building upon the foundation established in the Firefighter I (160) program. This intensive training prepares them for additional responsibilities and leadership roles within the fire department. Content and Duration: Eligibility and Certification: Benefits of Firefighter II Certification: Additional Resources: Please note:…

  • What is a Firefighter I Course in Alabama?

    What is a Firefighter I Course in Alabama?

    In Alabama, the Firefighter I course, also known as Firefighter 160, is an entry-level certification program designed to equip aspiring firefighters with the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to perform basic firefighting duties safely and effectively. It is administered by the Alabama Fire College, the state’s official training and resource center for fire service professionals.…

  • Billingsley Braces for Storms: Your Guide to Staying Safe This Season

    Billingsley Braces for Storms: Your Guide to Staying Safe This Season

    With storm season upon us, the Billingsley Volunteer Fire Department (BVFD) urges residents to be prepared for potential heavy rain, high winds, and even flooding. By taking proactive steps before the storm arrives, you can significantly improve your safety and minimize damage to your property and community. Before the Storm: During the Storm: After the…