Basic Operations Firefighter Blended Training Program
CSFA Number: 592-00-2183
Agency Name
Office Of The State Fire Marshal (592)
Agency Contact
Ronny Wickenhauser
217-558-0577
Ronny.J.Wickenhauser@illinois.gov
Short Description
Provides firefighters the practical and cognitive training needed to operate safely and effectively on the fireground.
Federal Authorization
N/A
Illinois Statue Authorization
N/A
Illinois Administrative Rules Authorization
N/A
Objective
The Basic Operations Firefighter / NFPA Firefighter I (Blended) is designed to give firefighters the practical and cognitive training needed to operate safely and effectively on the fireground in a flexible blended schedule leveraging online training and weekend hands-on practicals.
Prime Recipient
Yes
UGA Program Terms
N/A
Eligible Applicants
Education Organizations;
Applicant Eligibility
Only the Illinois Fire Service Institute is eligible to apply for an award.
Beneficiary Eligibility
N/A
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Subject / Service Area
Public Safety
Credentials / Documentation
N/A
Preapplication Coordination
Awards are based on available appropriations
Application Procedures
Only the Illinois Fire Service Institute is eligible for awards.
Criteria Selecting Proposals
N/A
Award Procedures
Only the Illinois Fire Service Institute is eligible for awards
Deadlines
N/A
Range of Approval or Disapproval Time
N/A
Appeals
N/A
Renewals
N/A
Formula Matching Requirements
N/A
Uses and Restrictions
Use of funds is restricted to the to costs related to the Basic Operations/NFPA Firefighter I (Blended) program.
Reports
Grantee submits requests for reimbursement. Those requests represent reports of expenditure of funds.
Audits
N/A
Records
The grantee must maintain, for a minimum of three years after the completion of the agreement, adequate books, records, and supporting documents to verify the amounts, recipients, and uses of all disbursements of funds passing in conjunction with the agreement. The agreement and all books, records, or papers related to the program, project, or use for which grant funds were provided and supporting document related to the agreement shall be available for review and audit by the Office, Auditor General, Attorney General, and Inspector General. The grantee must cooperate fully with any audit and to provide full access to all relevant materials. Failure to maintain the books, records, and supporting documents required by this section shall establish a presumption in favor of the State for the recovery of any funds paid by the State under the agreement for which adequate books, records, and supporting documentation are not available to support their purported disbursement. In the event that the grant is not expended in the manner approved, the recipient must refund the full amount of the grant award. Recovery of grant funds shall be accomplished in accordance with the Illinois Grant Funds Recovery Act (30 ILCS 705).
Account Identification
N/A
Obligations
$700,000
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
N/A
Program Accomplishments
N/A
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
N/A
Regional or Local Assistance Location
N/A
Headquarters Office
N/A
Program Website
www.fsi.illinois.edu
Example Projects
N/A
Published Date
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2020 : $1,000,000
FY 2021 : $1,000,000
FY 2022 : $1,000,000
FY 2023 : $700,000
FY 2024 : $700,000
Federal Funding
None
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
592-00-2183-2024Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)07/01/202306/30/2024700,000