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.

Application period is CLOSED

The application period for our first semester (Oct. 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020) courses will open from April 15 to June 15, 2019. Here’s how to apply for courses and get a Student Identification Number.

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Immediate vacancy opportunities in Emmitsburg, Maryland

Course code Course Date
R0335 Administration of Public Assistance for Community Recovery
April 14-19, 2019 Apply
R0147 Emergency Medical Services: Incident Operations
May 26-31, 2019 Apply
R0314 Command and Control of Fire Department Operations at Target Hazards
May 26-31, 2019 Apply
R0247 Advanced Life Support Response to Hazardous Materials Incidents
July 8-19, 2019 Apply
R0229 Hazardous Materials Operating Site Practices
July 22 - Aug. 2, 2019 Apply
R0200 Leadership Strategies for Community Risk Reduction
Sept. 8-13, 2019 Apply
R0491 National Fire Incident Reporting System: Program Management
Sept. 8-13, 2019 Apply
R0158 Emergency Medical Services: Quality Management
Sept. 8-13, 2019 Apply
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