Bedford County Firefighter I 2022

Dates: February 8, 2022 – May 14, 2022

Class Times:

Tuesday and Thursday Nights 1830-2200.

Saturdays 0830-1600


Bedford County Department of Fire and Rescue

1185 Turning Point Road Bedford, VA 24523

Full firefighter protective clothing & SCBA are required for each participant and

this equipment must accompany each participant to all classes. Portable radio with holster and strap recommended.

Registration is limited to 24 students and priority is given to Bedford County Volunteers.

Registration is required by visiting

Students must also register with Virginia Department of Fire Programs in Cornerstone for session #46422144.

HAZ MAT Awareness & Operations Course will immediately follow at the end of May (specific dates tbd).

Separate registration for this course is required and will be completed during the FF I Course.

Questions can be directed to Captain Keith Ludeman at

Registration Deadline: Friday February 4, 2022

Recent Posts

See All

Winter Weather Safety Tips/Talking Points

We like to remind everybody that Virginia is no stranger to the dangers that winter weather can bring across the Commonwealth so regardless of where you live, you are likely to face some type of sever

Piedmont Technical Rescue School 2022

Confined Space Operations (Level 1): May 14-15 *Pre-requisites: Intro to Tech Rescue Mod. II & Rope Rescue Ops (Level 1) Rope Rescue Technician (Level 2): May 19-22 Pre-requisite: Rope Rescue Operatio

Forest Service News Release

Public Affairs Specialist: Rebecca Robbins 540-492-1901 Winter weather causes safety hazards in National Forest Roanoke, Va. January 6, 2022—The recent wi