Course detail: Kansas Fire and Rescue Training Institute Goodland Fire School 2024

The 2024 Kansas Fire and Rescue Training Institute (KFRTI) Goodland Fire School is a cooperative event to advance the knowledge and skills of Kansas firefighters. This event combines the annual fire schools normally held by KFRTI and Sherman County Rural Fire Department into one single event. Any firefighter, ranging from probationary members to fire chiefs, is invited to choose event sessions that promote knowledge, skills, and fellowship.

  • Admission ($35) to Friday evening's welcoming session, Saturday courses, Saturday's meal and social, and Sunday courses are included with conference registration.
  • Online Registrations will close on March 18. On-site registrations will be accepted only as remaining space permits.
  • All registrations before March 8 may select to receive an event tee shirt.
  • Meals: Saturday and Sunday lunches will be provided by KFRTI. Saturday evening meal is sponsored by Sherman County Rural Fire Board Banquet
  • Transportation: Students may need transportation between a point of gathering and training sites.
Special Events:
  • Friday Welcoming session at 6:30 p.m. (MST) for keynote speakers.
  • Saturday social offers fellowship, festivity, and food. Compete for the high honor of "the Saltiest Stache," enjoy an evening meal sponsored by Sherman County Rural Fire Board Banquet, and win door prizes while touring vendor exhibits.
Certification Test Lab:
  • KFRTI will provide a written exam proctor and a limited number of exams for each certification topic. The Certification Test Lab will open Saturday morning at 8:00 a.m. MST. All exams must be completed by noon. All candidates should enter the test lab no later than 10:00.
  • To ensure the certification topic you wish to complete is available, please call 785-804-8841. A $30 fee per exam may be required.

Available sessions