• NFA TRAINING & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
    The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) and the National Fire Academy (NFA) are working to advance the professional status and expand the knowledge and skills of fire and emergency services personnel. Their free training and education programs support fire departments and emergency services organizations in preparing for, preventing and responding to fires and other hazards.
    Published on Tuesday, July 30, 2019
  • HIGHER EDUCATION & COLLEGIATE DEGREE PROGRAMS
    The Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Recognition certificate is an acknowledgement that a collegiate emergency services degree program meets the minimum standards of excellence established by FESHE professional development committees and the National Fire Academy (NFA).
    Published on Tuesday, July 30, 2019
  • Jan 2020 | WUI: Introduction & Leadership (F0637)
    This two-day course introduces students to the national wildland urban interface (WUI) fire problem and motivates them to initiate action to address the problem within their local community.
    Published on Tuesday, August 6, 2019
  • Feb 2020 | WUI: Strategies for Developing a Fire-Adapted Community (F0638)
    This two-day course empowers the student to select applicable fire-adapted community mitigation strategies to include in a Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) for the local community. This course is designed to identify mitigation strategies in each of the four wildland urban interface hazard attribute environments as a critical step in the development of a CWPP.
    Published on Wednesday, August 7, 2019
  • April 2020-September 2020 | NFA COURSE CALL
    State Fire Training is pleased to announce the US Fire Administration’s National Fire Academy second course call offerings! These are free educational opportunities for students with no cost to the host agency. There are two 2-day course offerings and one 6-day offering available for delivery throughout California.
    Published on Monday, September 23, 2019
  • July 2020 | Leadership in Supervision Creating Environments for Professional Growth (F0646)
    This two-day course presents the supervisor with the basic leadership skills and tools needed to perform effectively in the fire and EMS environment.
    Published on Tuesday, November 5, 2019
  • July 2020 | Leadership in Supervision Perspectives in Thinking (F0647)
    This two-day course provides the supervisor with the conceptual foundation and framework for success in leadership roles by exploring creative, analytical, political and critical thinking perspectives.
    Published on Tuesday, November 5, 2019
  • July 2020 | Supervision Frameworks to Success (F0648)
    This two-day course provides the supervisor with the knowledge and skills to perform successfully in the fire and Emergency Medical Services environments.
    Published on Tuesday, November 5, 2019