||Course is designed to meet the physical entry requirements set forth by the Mississippi Fire Personnel Minimum Standards and Certification Board. The candidates will be given a brief “orientation” prior to starting CPAT. The CPAT is divided into eight physical tasks. The tasks are the stair climb, hose drag, equipment carry, ladder raise and extension, forcible entry, search, rescue, and ceiling breach and pull. The CPAT is a Pass/Fail test and must be completed within 10 minutes and 20 seconds. Candidates who successfully pass the CPAT are then eligible to enroll in a Mississippi Fire Personnel Minimum Standards and Certification Board approved Fire Fighter 1001-I-II course.