Incident Safety Officer (40hr)

Course Description

NIPSTA’s Fire Department Incident Safety Officer program is designed to exceed the requirements outlined by the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal “OSFM”, and provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to perform as an incident safety officer (ISO), as defined by NFPA 1521.

OSFM Exam: In order to be eligible to take the state exam at the end of this course, students need to be registered no less than 35 days prior to the last day of the program. Visit ouDSCN2450r OSFM FAQ page for more information.

Upcoming Sessions

  • Spring: May 6 - 10, 2019

  • Fall: November 4 - 8, 2019

This completely redesigned program combines online learning, classroom discussion, critical thinking exercises, and hands-on activities. Students will perform Incident Safety Officer tasks during live training exercises. 

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  1. Orlando Diaz

    Incident Safety Officer Program Coordinator

  1. Syllabus
  2. Textbook
  3. Supporting Docs

ISO Syllabus