2015 Annual State Fire School


Now Open

The 61st Annual State Fire School will be held in Minot, North Dakota on February 26 through March 1, 2015 with classes located at the North Dakota Fairgrounds, the Minot Fire Department Training Tower, the Holiday Inn Riverside and the Grand International Hotel.

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2014 NDFA Instructor of the Year

The North Dakota Firefighter’s Association Instructor of the Year Award recognizes individuals for extraordinary accomplishments in North Dakota fire service training.  Nominees for the Instructor of the Year Award;

  • will have displayed a deep commitment to furthering the cause of the fire service through training;
  • will have advanced the cause of firefighter operational effectiveness and safety;
  • will have gone above and beyond the call of duty in training;
  • will have served as a positive role model for other fire service instructors and firefighters throughout their department, organization, community, region, and the state of North Dakota.

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2015 North Dakota Firefighter's
Leadership Conference

Radisson Hotel
Bismarck, ND

January 9-11, 2015


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North Dakota Firefighter's Association


December 12-14, 2014, Minot, ND:

NDFA Wantes to thank the following organizations and individuals who assisted with Rescue School. We couldnt have done it without them:

Olson's Towing, Minot Dakota Wrecking, Minot
Ace Towing, Bismarck Trading Post, Minot
All Seasons Arena Staff Minot Rural Fire Department
Burlington Fire Department Northwest Projector, Minot
Minot Chrysler and Toyota


We would also like to thank all instructors and participants. We hope we met your expectations and look forward to seeing you at Fire School in February.


2014 National Fire Academy

In-State Classes

Here are the dates for the National Fire Academy Classes that will be held in North Dakota. The NFA hasn't assigned Instructors for those classes being held in January and beyond yet; however the dates have been confirmed on the NFA Calendar. Please contact the NDFA Office for more information and to register.




F/W 0347  Community Risk Issues and Prevention Interventions 2 day course Bismarck (NDFPA) 17/18 Oct, 2014 Selected
F/W 0455 Strategy & Tactics for Initial Co. Ops Minot City 20/21 Oct, 2014 Selected
F/W 0729  Incident Safety Officer    Minot City 6/7 Nov, 2014 Selected
F/W 0457 Decision Making for Initial Company Operations Devils Lake 13/14 Dec, 2014 Selected
F/W 0457 Decision Making for Initial Company Operations Grand Forks 15/16 Dec, 2014 Selected
F/W 0457 - Decision Making for Initial Company Operations. Dickinson 24/25 Jan, 2015 Selected
F/W 0457 - Decision Making for Initial Company Operations. Fargo FD 24/25 Jan, 2015 Selected
F/W 0376 Incident Command System and Resource Management for the Fire Service  West Fargo 7/8 Feb, 2015 Selected
F/W 0634 Juvenile Firesetting Prevention and Intervention Level II Jamestown 6/7 Mar, 2015 Pending







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