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Admissions

National Emergency Training Center (NETC)

The NETC Admissions Office assists National Fire Academy (NFA) students with understanding eligibility and application requirements and transcript requests.

The application period is:
OPEN

Apply between Oct. 15 and Dec. 15. for on-campus courses scheduled from April to September 2023.

Learn how to apply

COVID-19 information for on-campus students

Contact the Admissions Office

Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET
800-238-3358, ext. 1035
netcadmissions@fema.dhs.gov

There are no tuition fees for on-campus, online and NFA-sponsored off-campus courses. All instruction and course materials are provided at no cost.

TRAVEL REIMBURSEMENT

How we reimburse you

The NFA will reimburse you for airfare (or other ticketed means of transportation) and personal, department/organization and rental vehicle mileage. Learn about the expenses and reimbursement policies associated with your NFA course.

Understand reimbursement requirements

COLLEGE CREDIT

How to obtain Continuing Education Units and college credit for NFA courses

NFA is not an accredited institution, but the courses you take through NFA can be considered for college credit.

Learn how to get college credit

TRANSCRIPTS

Request your NFA transcript

We will provide your transcript to you, or to a college/university you request, at no cost via email.

Request your transcript