State Certification Advisory Committees

​​​​​​​​​​These are the current State Certification Advisory Committees (SCACs) reviewing standards for certification:

Instructor SCAC

This committee will serve to support the development and revision of the certifications, specifically related to Instructor I, II, and III administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials and curriculum to become a certified Instructor I, II, and III, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Rescue SCAC

This committee will serve to support the development and revisions of the certifications, specifically related to Rope Operations and Technician, Confined Space Operations and Technician, Trench Operations and Technician, Structural Collapse Operations and Technician, Vehicle and Machinery Operations and Technician, Water Operations, and Watercraft Technician administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials and curriculum to become certified in the Rescue disciplines, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Fire Department Safety Officer SCAC

This committee will serve to support the development and revisions of the certifications, specifically relate to Fire Department Incident Safety Officer and Fire Department Health and Safety Officer administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials, and curriculum to become certified in Fire Department Incident Safety Officer and Fire Department Health and Safety Officer administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials and curriculum to become certified in the Safety Officer disciplines, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Fire Service Executive Support SCAC

This committee will serve to support the development and revision of the certifications, specifically related to Fire Service Executive Support administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials, and curriculum to become a certified Fire Service Executive Support, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Training Program Manager SCAC

This committee will serve to support the development and revisions of the certifications, specifically related to Training Program Manager administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials and curriculum to become a certified Training Program Manager, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Fire Inspector I and II and Public Fire and Life Safety Educator SCAC

This committee will serve to support the development and revisions of the certifications, specifically related to Fire Inspector I, II and Public Fire and Life Safety Educator administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials and curriculum to become a certified Inspector I, II or Life Safety Educator, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Fire Apparatus Engineer and Fire Service Vehicle Operator SCAC

This committee will serve to support the development and revisions of the certifications, specifically related to Fire Apparatus Engineering and Fire Service Vehicle Operator administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials and curriculum to become a certified Fire Apparatus Engineer and Fire Service Vehicle Operator, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Basic Operations Firefighter and Advanced Technician Firefighter SCAC

This committee will serve to support the department and revisions of the certification, specifically related to Basic Operations Firefighter and Advanced Technician Firefighter administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials and curriculum to become a certified Basic Operations Firefighter and Advanced Technician Firefighter, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Airport Firefighter SCAC

This committee will serve to support the department and revisions of the certification, specifically related to Airport Firefighter administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials and curriculum to become a certified Airport Firefighter, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Hazardous Materials Operations, Technician and Incident Command SCAC

This committee will serve to support the department and revisions of the certification, specifically related to Hazardous Materials Operations, Technician and Incident Command administered by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. This committee seeks to update and / or streamline the certifications, materials and curriculum to become certified in the Hazardous Material Disciplines, in a regulatory manner using the current NFPA standards.

Each State Certification Advisory Committee is made up of 7 people.