The NFA works to enhance the ability of fire and emergency services and allied professionals to deal more effectively with fire and related emergencies. Training courses and programs are delivered at our campus in Emmitsburg, Maryland, online and throughout the nation.
If you have responsibility for Wildland Urban Interface risk reduction operations in your agency, this course is for you. Learn how to develop a community coalition to create a fire-adapted community and how to create a community wildfire protection plan.
Jan. 18-23, 2015 | Mar. 22-27, 2015 | Aug. 2-7, 2015Learn how to apply
USFA is working with state and local providers of training, education and certification to integrate these activities and enhance the overall professional development of the fire and emergency services. Read about our work to integrate training, education, experience and certification.
What is an Incident Management Team (IMT)? Who needs to have an IMT? What assistance does USFA offer in developing a Type 3 IMT? Find out about IMTs and how USFA can help with training.
Learn about a virtual reality training program for fire investigators and a skills crosswalk that identifies wildland firefighting skills needed by structural firefighters. Explore these training resources.