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Rule 4765-21-11 | Fire instructor or fire safety inspector instructor crossover certification.

 

[Comment: For dates and availability of material incorporated by reference in this rule see rule 4765-25-02 of the Administrative Code.]

(A) The executive director shall issue a fire instructor certificate to a fire safety inspector instructor who meets the following requirements:

(1) In the preceding seven years, the applicant has been certified for at least five years as a firefighter;

(2) The applicant possesses a current and valid firefighter certificate that is in good standing;

(3) The applicant passes the knowledge examination as set forth in rule 4765-20-06 of the Administrative Code at the firefighter II level;

(4) The applicant completes the four hour "Fire Service Training Module";

(5) The applicant completes the four hour "Live Fire Training Awareness Module";

(6) The applicant:

(a) Shall not have been convicted of any of the following:

(i) Any felony;

(ii) A misdemeanor committed in the course of practice;

(iii) A misdemeanor involving moral turpitude.

(b) Shall not have committed fraud, misrepresentation, or material deception in applying for, or obtaining a certificate issued under section 4765.55 of the Revised Code and this chapter.

(7) The applicant submits a completed "Fire, Assistant Fire, or Fire Safety Inspector Instructor Initial Application."

(B) An applicant for a fire instructor certificate, who wishes to provide instruction in any live fire training courses, shall meet the live fire instructor requirements as set forth in rule 4765-21-03 of the Administrative Code.

(C) The executive director shall issue a fire safety inspector instructor certificate to a fire instructor who meets the following requirements:

(1) In the preceding seven years, the applicant has been certified for at least five years as a fire safety inspector;

(2) The applicant possesses a current and valid fire safety inspector certificate that is in good standing;

(3) The applicant passes the knowledge examination as set forth in rule 4765-21-05 of the Administrative Code for fire safety inspector instructor;

(4) The applicant completes the eight hour "Fire Safety Inspector Training Module";

(5) The applicant:

(a) Shall not have been convicted of any of the following:

(i) Any felony;

(ii) A misdemeanor committed in the course of practice;

(iii) A misdemeanor involving moral turpitude.

(b) Shall not have committed fraud, misrepresentation, or material deception in applying for, or obtaining a certificate issued under section 4765.55 of the Revised Code and this chapter.

(6) The applicant submits a completed "Fire, Assistant Fire, and or Fire Safety Inspector Instructor Initial Application."

(D) Applicants shall complete the requirements in paragraph (A) of this rule within one year.

(E) Applicants shall complete the requirements in paragraph (C) of this rule within one year.

(F) A certificate to teach issued pursuant to this rule shall be issued in accordance with the certification cycles and pro-rated renewal requirements set forth in rule 4765-21-15 of the Administrative Code.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4765.55
Amplifies: 4765.55
Five Year Review Date: 10/1/2022
Prior Effective Dates: 6/30/1975, 5/1/1979, 1/1/1989, 1/1/1996, 9/25/2000, 5/29/2003, 9/30/2004, 1/24/2008, 4/7/2014, 1/1/2018