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

Home Airfield and Live Burn, NFPA 2015 Standard

Driver Operator

Candidate Instructions

Mandatory General Rules for Driver Operator, Driver Operator Pumper, Driver Operator Aerials Practicals

Driver Operator Tender, NFPA 2014 Standard

Driver/Operator, NFPA 2014 Standard

Driver/Operator Pumper, NFPA 2014 Standard

Driver/Operator Aerial NFPA, 2014 Standard

Hazardous Materials

Haz Mat Awareness,472 Standard 2013 Edition 

Haz Mat Operations, 472 Standard, 2013 Edition

Haz Mat Technician, 472 Standard, 2013 Edition


Haz Mat Awareness, 1072 Standard 2017 Edition

Haz Mat Awareness/Operations, 1072 Standard, 2017 Edition

Haz Mat Technician, 1072 Standard, 2017 Edition

Incident Safety Officer

Incident Safety Officer, NFPA 1521, 2015 Standard

Live Fire Training Evolutions Fixed Facility Instructor

LFTE Instructor I, NFPA 2012 Standard

LFTE Taskbook

Emergency Medical Responder


 Please contact CDPHE for information regarding this program



Firefighter I, NFPA 2013 Standard

Firefighter II, NFPA 2013 Standard



Fire Officer

Fire Officer I, NFPA 2014 Standard

Fire Officer II, NFPA 2014 Standard

Fire Officer III, NFPA 2014 Standard

Fire Officer III Informational Memorandum

Colorado Executive Fire Administrator 



Fire & Life Safety Educator I & II

Fire & Life Safety Educator I, NFPA 2015 Standard

Fire & Life Safety Educator II, NFPA 2015 Standard


Fire Instructor

Fire Instructor I, NFPA 2012 Standard

Fire Instructor II Skills Packet, NFPA 2012 Standard

Fire Instructor III, Skills Packet, NFPA 2012 Standard


** 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