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 second semester (April 1, 2016 – Sept. 30, 2016) courses is open from Oct. 15 – Dec. 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 course teaches current and potential National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) program managers how to use NFIRS with evolving technologies to better assist fire departments in making data-driven decisions. You will learn about collecting NFIRS data, analyzing the data, and available system reporting features.
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.