PREREQUISITE FOR THIS CERTIFICATION: The candidate must have successfully certified at the Fire Instructor 1 level prior to being awarded this certification.
WRITTEN TEST: There is a 100-question written test.
PROJECT: There is a take-home project book that covers all the required skills. The candidate must conduct a training needs analysis, a job task analysis, and then prepare a lesson plan to address the cited issues. The project book must be completed and submitted within six (6) months.
STANDARD: The certification test is based upon the NFPA 1041, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Service Instructor, 2012 edition, Chapter 5, Fire Instructor II.
READING REFERENCE TEXT: The written tests are referenced to IFSTA, Fire and Emergency Services Instructor, 8th edition. The specific referenced pages are listed in the Fire Instructor 2 Certification Guide, available on the KFRTI website.
FEES: The fee for this certification test is $60.00 for Kansas fire fighters and $120.00 for non-Kansas fire fighters. There is an additional $17.50 fee, made payable to the ProBoard, for the ProBoard certificate.