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Citizens Fire Academy

The College Station Fire Department encourages you to apply for Citizens Fire Academy, a free program that focuses on the day-to-day operations of your local fire department. The academy is offered each spring, and meets on Tuesday evenings from 6:30–9:30 p.m., plus a Saturday session that features a live fire exercise. 2015 Program starts Jan. 20.

----> CLICK HERE TO APPLY.  (Application deadline is Jan. 5.)


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS


Participants must be at least 18 years old AND live or work in the Brazos Valley.


TOPICS

  • Administration of the Fire Department
  • Tour of Facilities
  • Fire Behavior/Ladders
  • Tour of the 911 Dispatch System
  • Hiring Process for Firefighters
  • Fire Engines/Ambulance Familiarization
  • Hazardous Materials Program
  • Vehicle Extrication
  • Fire Hoses and Ventilation
  • Fire Prevention and Code Enforcement
  • Fire Safety Education / CPR Training
  • Portable Fire Extinguishers
  • Incident Command System
  • Ride Outs with Fire Engines and Ambulances
  • CPR & First Aid will also be offered


    CONTACT INFORMATION
    Christina Seidel
    Public Education Officer
    Office: 979.764.3712
    cseidel@cstx.gov

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    Last updated: 11/14/2014 4:39:14 PM