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Now that you have read the course content, the next step to serving as an evaluator for the Fire & Safety Division is to complete a proctored 40-question multiple choice exam.

Submit your application and supporting documents to be accepted as a JIBC Certified Evaluator.

Step 1

Step 2

  • Attach supporting documents to the application
    • New Evaluators
      • CV or Resume showing proof of Fire Service experience (min. of 5 years) and Subject Matter Expertise (to at least a level higher than you are applying to evaluate)
      • Proof of NFPA 1041 Fire Service Instructor I
      • Proof of a minimum of 3 years teaching or instructional experience
      • Letter of support and reference from your fire department
    • Re-certification for Current Evaluators (every 3 years)
      • Evaluators are required to perform a minimum of four (4) documented evaluations/year
      • Evaluators should keep a log or documentation of evaluations performed, as proof may be required for re-certification

Step 3

  • Submit your application with supporting evidence

Step 4

  • Application will be reviewed by the JIBC FSD staff
  • Once accepted, JIBC FSD staff will notify you about the registration and exam process.
  • Your exam will be scheduled and the assigned proctor will be sent the exam access information and proctor agreement for online exam.

Step 5

  • Complete online exam. You will need a minimum passing grade of 75% in order to be certified.

Step 6

  • JIBC FSD staff will add you to the JIBC Certified Evaluator Registry
  • JIBC FSD Program Manager/Coordinator will contact you with information about evaluations for the area you are certified

Step 7

  • Congratulations! You are now a JIBC Certified Evaluator
  • Remember to re-certify in three (3) years!