Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
The Michigan Fire Fighters Training Council (MFFTC) was created by 1966 PA 291. The MFFTC serves the training and certification needs of the states 1,075 Fire Departments and 30,672 Fire Fighters and officers. The council prepares and publishes training standards, establishing courses of study, certifying instructors, establishing regional training centers, cooperating with state, federal, and local Fire Agencies to facilitate training of Fire Fighters, and developing and administering mandatory certification exams for new Fire Fighters.
Of the seven members, six are appointed by the governor, with the advice and consent of the senate to serve three-year terms. A vacancy created other than by expiration of a term shall be appointed for the unexpired term of the member who is to succeed in the same manner as the original appointment. Any member may be reappointed for additional terms. The seventh member is the Director of the Bureau of Fire Services or his or her designated representative.
The meeting site is accessible, including handicapped parking. Individuals attending the meeting are requested to refrain from using heavily scented personal care products, in order to enhance accessibility for everyone. People with disabilities requiring additional accommodations in order to participate in the meeting should contact the Michigan Fire Fighters Training Council at 517-241-2074 at least 10 work days before the event.
Dates, times and locations are subject to change. Questions regarding council meetings should be directed to the Michigan Fire Fighters Training Council at 517-241-2074.