Annual Fire School

Labette Community College hosts an annual fire school held each May and/or June (see Calendar of Events) for firefighters throughout Kansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma. The Kansas State Firefighters Association, Kansas Fire and Rescue Training Institute (KU), and the State Fire Marshal's Office, as well as other agencies, provide the instructors.

Course offerings are updated each year. LCC's Fire Science Advisory Board meets annually to make the selections.

2017 Course Offerings 2017 Registration Form Lodging Information

Listed below are samples of the types of courses offered during this event that runs June 1-3, 2017:

  • Fundamental Skills of Firefighting
  • Reading Smoke
  • Fire Chief Officers Workshop
  • Vehicle Extrication
  • Round Table or Lessons Learned topics
  • Hands-on Action Night: LP Props
  • Kansas Wildland Firefighting
  • Understaffed First Due Engine
  • Truck Company Operations
Photos courtesy of April Lubbers.

Program Contacts

Linseh Johnson

Director of Workforce Education, Career Training,and Personal Enrichment
(620) 820-1278

Carol Rabig

Instructional Assistant
(620) 820-1273

Trudy Hill

Workforce Assistant
(620) 820-1257
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