If you have substantial involvement in fire prevention and control, emergency medical services (EMS), or fire-related emergency management activities, we welcome you to apply. Courses are delivered online; at our campus in Emmitsburg, Maryland; and throughout the nation in cooperation with state and local fire training organizations and local colleges and universities.
NFA by the numbers
The NFA opened as part of the National Fire Prevention and Control Administration in Washington, DC.
The first NFA courses were taught in various states.
We delivered our first on-campus course.
The Executive Fire Officer Program began.
40+. The number of online courses we offer.
We offer over 280 courses for fire and EMS personnel.
93% of our students report they can apply our training at their jobs.
See also: Campus history