General Training Info

Arkansas Fire Academy Training

  • Arkansas Fire Academy Off-Campus Courses are listed at the following link http://www.sautech.edu/afta/AFAoffcampusschedule.aspx.
  • Contact Chief Wheeler or Training Officer Steven Craig for approval to attend a certified training course PRIOR to submission of training request at another Fire Department or through the SAU Fire Academy program.
  • AFA COURSE ADMISSION FORM – BLANK TEMPLATE FORM
  • A minimum of 16 hours of AFA certified training is required each year (October-to-October) to remain active on West Pulaski Fire Department. This is in addition to or as a part of Inter-company district training held each month.

Arkansas Department of Emergency Management

http://www.adem.arkansas.gov/

http://www.adem.arkansas.gov/documents/portal/Training/index.html

 

Arkansas Department of Health- Training

https://ar.train.org/

 

Federal Compliance FEMA Training

FEMA Training is available online for National Incident Management System (NIMS). All, pilule firefighters are required to complete IC700, medical  IC100 and IC200 course online.  Links are listed below to required and optional training courses. When you have completed a course, illness provide a copy of the completion certificate to your station officers and Station #1 for your permanent training record.

IS-100.b – Introduction to the Incident Command System (Required for All WPFD Firefighters!)

IS-200.b – ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents (Required for All WPFD Firefighters!)

IS-700.A – National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction (Required for All WPFD Firefighters!)

IS-701 – NIMS Multiagency Coordination System

IS-703 – NIMS Resource Management

IS-706 – NIMS Intrastate Mutual Aid, An Introduction

IS-800.B – National Response Framework, An Introduction (Required for All WPFD Firefighters!)

 

WPFD Monthly Training (Department Wide)

WPFD Departmentwide Training will be announced each month. All station officers and firefighters are expected to attend. 400 or 456 will announce day and times which usually occurs on the second Tuesday of each month (subject to change as needed).

 

WPFD Specialized Training-

  • CPR training is available for anyone that needs training or recertification of their training. Contact 456 or 400 to be notified of the next class or to request a class for your station.  Class size may be limited depending on number of instructors available.