Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most asked questions about the programs at Fire eTraining Institute.
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Yes, we are approved to teach FFP 1505, FFP 1540, FFP 1810, FFP 2120, FFP 2720 and FFP 2811. We will be submitting more courses to be approved by the Fire College for online delivery.


Yes, click the SACS CASI logo to verify our accreditation.


The course assignments are broken down by chapters, for example; Read Chapter 1, Answer the discussion questions and reply to another student, Complete the quiz. Each course has a midterm exam and a final exam. Building Construction and Company Officer have course projects.


Yes, none of the assignments are due until the student’s 30th day of enrollment. We feel this gives students the flexibility they need for their busy schedules. We know that life happens once in a while so, if the student needs some extra time beyond the 30th day of enrollment it is typically granted within reason.


Yes but, we also let students enroll whenever they are ready. We have “Open Enrollment”. Students can start during the middle of a course.


Yes, there a required textbook for every course. We suggest you obtain the textbook before enrolling. A good place to look for a used book is; GetTextbooks.com. The required textbooks are the following:

Fire Prevention Practices
– IFSTA Fire Inspection and Code Enforcement, 7th edition.
Building Construction
– IFSTA Building Construction Related to the Fire Service, 3rd edition.
Company Officer
– Company Officer, 3rd edition by Clintion Smoke.


The cost of the 45-hour courses is $150.


Yes, you can be assured that we do not share any information with anyone outside this institution other than, the students performance and profile information with our regional accrediting organization. We are an accredited business of the Better Business Bureau which has the highest business standards in the industry. Also, if you notice the https:// which means SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) is the standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral. You can also check out our Privacy Policy on this website.


Yes, the assignments are graded on the 1st or 2nd day of every month. Once, the student has completed the course he/she will receive a certificate by email and their grade will be posted in FCDICE on the Fire College website. If a student needs a their grade posted or certificate sooner then the 1st of the month then, we can accommodate that for them.


Enrolling for courses is easy! Just follow the steps below:

Click on the course you want to take from the front page of the website.
Create an account and fill out the profile information.
Confirm your account by checking your email.
Once you confirm your account, it will take you to the PayPal page were you can pay by Visa, MasterCard or PayPal.
When you have paid for your course, you are ready to start completing your assignments.


Enrolling for courses is easy! Just follow the steps below:

Click on the course you want to take from the front page of the website.
Create an account and fill out the profile information.
Confirm your account by checking your email.
Once you confirm your account, it will take you to the PayPal page were you can pay by Visa, MasterCard or PayPal.
When you have paid for your course, you are ready to start completing your assignments.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us: 800-397-8549 or email [email protected]