The National Fire Academy (NFA) works to enhance the ability of fire and emergency services and allied professionals to deal more effectively with fire and related emergencies. Free training courses and programs are delivered at our campus in Emmitsburg, Maryland, online and throughout the nation.
The application period for our first semester (Oct. 1, 2015 – March 31, 2016) courses is open from April 15 - June 15, 2015. Here’s how to apply for courses and get a Student Identification Number.
Course catalogs, descriptions and schedules for on-campus, off-campus and online training offered by the NFA for the fire service.
This free self-study course provides you with an understanding of fire behavior in residential settings so that you can apply that knowledge to safer firefighting techniques. Read the course description.Apply For Q0368
Information on how to become a contract instructor. Also, sign-in access for contract instructor bids and awards and the NFA’s annual course call for state and regional officials.