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   Bureau of Fire Accreditation, Standards and Training Schedule


Courses offered by the Bureau of Fire Accreditation, Standards and Training may be adjusted as circumstances dictate. Contact the Fire Training Specialist at ASAP if you are not able to attend a course for which you are registered. If a student does not notify BFAST of a cancellation at least 5 days prior to the beginning of a course, the student or their department, will still be responsible for the course fee.

The registration forms will be a Microsoft Office Fill-In form. Open up the .doc course registration, type in the student information and billing information (if appropriate). Save the completed course registration to your hard drive. If submitting by email, attach the course registration to the email. If submitting by fax, make a copy of the course registration and fax it to 907-269-0134.

You will receive a confirmation of your registration within 5 days from the Bureau of Fire Accreditation, Standards and Training. If you submitted a registration form and have not received a confirmation please contact

Registration Deadlines: If a deadline for a course has already passed but you are interested in attending, please contact ask if they are allowing late registrations.

January 2018
Dates Course Name Location Register
8-10 NFA ICS for Expanding Incidents 300 Fairbanks Closed
11-12 NFA ICS for Complex Incidents 400 Fairbanks Closed
13-14 NFA Executive Skills Series: Exercising Leadership to Facilitate Adaptive Change Wasilla Closed
February 2018
10-11 NFA Executive Skills Series: Exercising Leadership through Difficult Conversations Wasilla Closed
March 2018
Mar 23-25 &
Fire Officer I   *Note:  This course is 6 days over 2 weekends Wasilla Closed
10-11 NFA Executive Skills Series: Exercising Leadership Ethically Wasilla Closed
April 2018
9-14 NFA Hazardous Incident Management Anchorage Closed
23-27 Alaska Certified Fire Investigator Anchorage Closed
4/30-5/5 Fire Service Instructor Wasilla Closed
May 2018
10-12 Hazardous Materials Operations Naknek Closed
14-19 Hazardous Materials Technician Fairbanks Closed
June 2018
5-10 Fire Service Instructor I Anchorage Canceled
July 2018
6-7 &
Fire Officer II  *Note: This 40 hour course is split over 2 weekends  Anchorage Closed
August 2018
4-5 Hazardous Materials Operations Valdez Registration

NFA Youth Firesetter Intervention Specialist (F0633)

Anchorage Registration
18-19 NFA Fire Investigation: First Responders (F0379) Ester Registration
September 2018
23-28 Alaska State Fire Conference Kenai Registration
October 2018
6-7 Preparation for Initial Company Operations (F0458) Homer Registration
23-24 Shaping the Future (F0602) Fairbanks Registration
November 2018
3-4 Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Operations (F0455) Skagway Canceled
12-17 Fire Service Instructor I Juneau Registration
17-18 Leadership in Supervision: Creating Environments for Professional Growth (F0646) Ft. Wainwright Registration
December 2018
January 2019
February 2019
  March 2019
23-24 Leadership in Supervision: Perspectives in Thinking (F0647) Ft. Wainwright Registration
April 2019
6-7 NFA Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Operations (F0455) Skagway Registration
13-14 NFA Incident Safety Officer (F0729) Girdwood Registration
27-28 NFA Introduction to NFIRS 5.0 (F0497) Bethel Registration
May 2019
25-26 NFA Leadership in Supervision: Frameworks to Success (F0648) Anchorage Registration
June 2019
1-2 NFA Incident Command System for Structural Collapse Incidents (F0322) Girdwood Registration