PREREQUISITE FOR THIS TEST: There are no prerequisite certifications for this certification.
WRITTEN TEST: There is a 50-question written test.
SKILLS TEST: There is no skills test associated with this level.
STANDARD: The certification test is based upon the NFPA 472, Standard for Competencies of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents, 2013 edition, Chapter 4, Awareness Level.
READING REFERENCE TEXT: The written tests are referenced to IFSTA, Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th edition. The specific referenced pages are listed in the Hazardous Materials Awareness Certification Guide, available on the KFRTI website.
REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: None.
FEES: If taken alone, the fee for this certification test is $35.00 for Kansas fire fighters and $70.00 for non-Kansas fire fighters.
If taken in conjunction with Fire Fighter I certification testing, there is no fee for this certification test.
There is an additional $17.50 fee, made payable to the ProBoard, for the ProBoard certificate.