(1) A Fire Officer
I shall successfully complete all of the requirements of Journeyman Fire
Fighter or Fire Fighter II and Fire Department Instructor I as prescribed in
Commission rules, regulations, and policies.
(2) A Fire Officer I shall successfully
complete a Commission-approved training program compliant with the NFPA 1021,
Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications.
(3) A Fire Officer I shall satisfactorily
pass the examination(s) for Fire Officer I as promulgated by the
(4) A Fire Officer I
shall successfully complete a Commission-approved domestic violence course, a
minimum of two (2) hours in length, within the previous three (3) years of the
written test date.
(5) A Fire
Officer I who was not certified as a Fire Fighter II or Fire Department
Instructor I by the Commission shall submit proof with their application of
successfully completing NIMS IS-700: An Introduction, ICS-100: Introduction to
ICS training and ICS-200: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
training or the equivalent to each.
Tenn. Comp. R. &
filed August 27, 1979; effective October 10, 1979. Amendment filed November 8,
1990; effective December 23, 1990. Amendment filed October 14, 1995; effective
February 28, 1995. Amendment filed April 25, 2005; effective July 9, 2005.
Amendment filed December 14, 2009; effective March 14, 2010. Repeal and new
rule filed October 27, 2014; effective January 25, 2015. Amendments filed July
27, 2018; effective 10/25/2018.
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