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
R0629 Youth Firesetting Prevention and Intervention
May 17-22, 2020
R0158 Emergency Medical Services: Quality Management
May 24-29, 2020
R0378 Demonstrating Your Community Risk Reduction Program's Worth
May 24-29, 2020
R0335 Administration of Public Assistance for Community Recovery
June 14-19, 2020
R0154 Safety Program Operations
June 14-19, 2020
R0492 Emergency Resource Deployment Planning Standards of Coverage (SOC)
June 21-26, 2020
R0147 Emergency Medical Services: Incident Operations
June 21-26, 2020
R0629 Youth Firesetting Prevention and Intervention
June 21-26, 2020
P0258 Management and Safety in Response to Hazardous Materials/WMD Incidents
July 6-16, 2020
R0150 Management of Emergency Medical Services
July 6-17, 2020
R0247 Advanced Life Support Response to Hazardous Materials Incidents
July 6-17, 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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