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 are responsible for review or approval of building and fire/life safety design in the regulatory process, this course is for you. It will provide you with the fundamental knowledge, skills and abilities to assess performance-based fire-safe building designs that employ engineering and computer modeling techniques. Read the course description.
Course dates: January 4-9 vacancies | May 3-8 | May 24-29 | August 16-21Learn how to apply
These one-page notices provide technical training and administrative tips for you to read and enjoy during your daily break. Explore Coffee Break Training.
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.