National Fire Academy courses, catalogs and schedules

National Fire Academy (NFA) courses are delivered online, at our campus in Emmitsburg, Maryland, and off-campus throughout the nation in cooperation with state and local fire training organizations and local colleges and universities.

Our free courses target middle- and top-level fire officers, fire service instructors, technical professionals, and representatives from allied professions. Any person with substantial involvement in fire prevention and control, emergency medical services, or fire-related emergency management activities may apply for NFA courses.

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Immediate vacancy opportunities in Emmitsburg, Maryland

Course code Course Date
M0770 Fire Investigation: First Responder
June 22-23, 2020
M0770 Fire Investigation: First Responder
July 20-21, 2020
R0655 Advanced Science of Hazardous Materials Response
Aug. 2-7, 2020
M0770 Fire Investigation: First Responder
Aug. 3-4, 2020
R0233 Chemistry for Emergency Response
Aug. 17-28, 2020
R0506 Executive Planning
Aug. 17-28, 2020
R0154 Safety Program Operations
Aug. 30 - Sept. 4, 2020
R0158 Emergency Medical Services: Quality Management
Sept. 13-18, 2020
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Recently added course offerings

Course code Course Delivery type Date
W0636 Building Organizational Support for Community Risk Reduction
Fire Prevention: Management
2-day on-campus Sept. 26-27, 2020 Apply
W0166 EMS Functions in ICS
Emergency Medical Services
2-day on-campus Sept. 26-27, 2020 Apply
W0457 Decision-Making for Initial Company Operations
Incident Management
2-day on-campus Sept. 26-27, 2020 Apply

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