Vehicle & Machinery Technician (40 hours)

NIPSTA’s Vehicle and Machinery Technician program is designed to exceed the requirements outlined by the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal “OSFM”, and provides students with the basic knowledge and skills needed to perform vehicle and machinery rescue at the NFPA 1670 & 1006 Operations level. Students will leave prepared to operate as a member of a regional team capable of responding to statewide emergencies involving CBRNE or WMD, where advanced vehicle and machinery rescue may be needed.

Upcoming ProgramsVMT 029

  • November 9 - 13, 2020

2021 Dates

  • November 8 - 12, 2021

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  1. Chris Soda

    Vehicle/Machinery Program Coordinator

  1. Course Syllabus
  2. Student Textbook
  3. Supporting Documents

Vehicle & Machinery Rescue Technician