Illinois Fire Service Institute


Fire Service Vehicle Operator : 8.00-9.00 Hours

Course Description

The Fire Service Vehicle Operator course is designed for Firefighters or Engineers who are assigned, or may be assigned, to operate fire department apparatus during the normal course of their duties. Students will learn about their role as an emergency vehicle driver, proper care and maintenance of fire apparatus, vehicle characteristics, safe driving practices, emergency response driving, and scene positioning. This course, when combined with an AHJ-provided driving portion, lets the student complete OSFM certification. IFSI does not offer the driving portion of this course.


  FSVO Course Syllabus.pdf

This course is part of the following Programs

  • cornerstone
  • driver/operator
  • fire fighting


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact JACOB HUTCHCRAFT

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact JACOB HUTCHCRAFT or your regional representative.

If you are not sure who your regional representative is, take a look at this map. It is color coded by county.

Upcoming Classes

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taylorville Sat, Oct 2 2021 -
Sat, Oct 2 2021

harvard Thu, Oct 21 2021 -
Thu, Oct 21 2021

vergennes Sat, Nov 27 2021 -
Sat, Nov 27 2021

Applicable Credits

Hours 2
11 Gerty Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
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Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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