§8-15A-3. Professional firefighters certification board of
apprenticeship and training.
(a) A professional firefighters certification board of
apprenticeship and training is hereby created and assigned
responsibility for review of programs and standards, for training
of apprenticeship and certification of professional firefighters in
the state. The state board shall be comprised of five members
including two representatives appointed by each of the following:
The professional firefighters of West Virginia; the West Virginia
professional fire chiefs association, and one representative from
the bureau of apprenticeship and training of the United States
department of labor.
(b) The state board shall elect a chairperson. Meetings may
be held upon the call of the chairperson. A majority of the
members of the state board constitutes a quorum.