University of Idaho Receives $244,000 for Online Fire Protection Training

The University of Idaho, Idaho Falls campus, will use a $244,000 training grant from the Idaho Department of Labor to develop an online, 18-credit certification program to train fire protection specialists and engineers.

The university plans to complete training within two years for 30 individuals who will earn an anticipated hourly wage of $23.

Read more details about the grant in the full version of the news release.

— Idaho Department of Labor