Job Performance Requirements (JPR's)


The Job Performance Requirements currently used by the Colorado Division of Fire Safety are based on the level-appropriate National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standard. To purchase a copy of a NFPA Standard, please visit the NFPA's web site by clicking this link.

Each JPR will help prepare a firefighting candidate for International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC)  and ProBoard testing.

More information regarding individual certification levels can be found by in the Certification Policy and Procedures Manual  

The new form fillable Practical Check Sheet is posted. 

Airport Firefighter

Driver Operator

Hazardous Materials

Incident Safety Officer

Live Fire Training Evolutions Fixed Facility Instructor

Emergency Medical Responder


 Please contact CDPHE for information regarding this program





Fire Officer



Fire & Life Safety Educator I & II

Youth Firesetter Intervention Specialist I

Fire Instructor


** The Fire Officer Skill Packet Presentation was developed by the Colorado Fire Training Officers Association to assist candidates in completing the Fire Officer Skill Packet.

Please be advised that the review process for Fire Officer Skills Packet may take up to 8 weeks.

(Skill Packets are reviewed by committee members that volunteer their time for this task.)

Upon notification of the successful completion of the Skill Packet, the written examination can be scheduled by your training officer through the Records Management System.

* Live Burn Reminder: The Lead Proctor at the Live Burn Evaluation must be a current certified State of Colorado Fire Instructor I, a state certified proctor, and minimum certified at the State Fire Fighter I level. No exceptions.

*** Reminder for initial Fire Instructor I Written Examination:

- Candidate must provide documentation of successful completion of an approved (instructional methodology) training course within the past three (3) years.

For more information, please see Section 9.8 of the Certification Policy and Procedures Manual