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Incident Safety Officer


The purpose of this program is to identify emergency service personnel who demonstrate the knowledge of and skills competency related to incident safety officers.  The NFPA Standard for Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualifications, identifies the minimum requirements for a person at this level to observe measureable outcomes for emergency responders. 

A person certified at the Incident Safety Officer level will have demonstrated competency in the knowledge and ability to identify hazards and risks to life safety.

Please refer to the pre-requisites and study guide information obtained from the Candidate Handbook and Application.

Certification Documents

The Incident Safety Officer application, skill sheets, and candidate handbook are currently being updated. The new documents will be posted here when they are complete.

In the interim, please contact the State Fire Academy certification staff for current documents.