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A. Village To Participate In State Programs: The Village hereby elects to participate in the programs provided for in the Illinois Fire Protection Training Act 1 .
B. Certification Required: Before an individual may commence regular full-time employment as a firefighter, he must have been certified by the Illinois State Fire Marshal as a firefighter II and as having successfully completed an approved training course as provided in said Act. Except for part-time personnel, the firefighter II training must be completed by the trainee within his probationary period.
C. Incorporation Into Rules And Regulations: The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners is hereby instructed and directed to make the necessary amendments to the Personnel Rules, the Manual of Rules of the Broadview Fire Department and rules of said Board of Fire and Police Commissioners in order to require that any person appointed to the Fire Department of the Village shall not become a regular member of the said department unless and until he shall complete, pursuant to said Illinois Fire Protection and Training Act, the approved training course within twelve (12) months of the date of his initial employment. (1987 Code)
2. 50 ILCS 740/1 et seq.