Vermont Fire Academy

Welcome to the Vermont Fire Academy Home Page

The Vermont Fire Academy is based in Pittsford, VT with a primary focus of delivering training to responders throughout the state.  This website is used to distribute timely course information and is updated on a continual basis, so please check back frequently and feel free to contact us with any questions you have. 


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The Vermont Fire Academy is Hiring

The Vermont Fire Academy is seeking qualified, experienced, and motivated individuals for the following part-time positions.  If you have a desire  work within the fire service and and share your knowledge and experience with others, then we would like to hear from you.   Click on the links below for more information on each position. 

Fire Instructor

Fire Service Training Specialist I - Curriculum Development


2018 National Fire Academy Three State Weekend - Emmitsburg, Maryland

Weekend:  August 17 - 19, 2018
Application Deadline:  July 2, 2018

Click HERE for more details.


2018 -2019 National Fire Academy Direct Deliveries:

Course:  Strategies and Tactics for Initial Company Operations
Location:  Lyndonville Fire Station
Date:  October 6 & 7, 2018
Registration deadline:  August 20, 2018

Course:  Incident Safety Officer
Location:  Bennington Town Fire Station
Date:  December 15 & 16, 2018
Registration deadline:  October 29, 2018

Course:  Leadership in Supervision: Creating Environments for Professional Growth
Location:  Bristol Fire Station
Date:  January 5 & 6, 2019
Registration deadline:  November 19, 2018

Course:  Introduction to Unified Command for All-Hazard Incidents
Location:  Williston Fire Station
Date:  January 19 & 20, 2019
Registration deadline:  December 3, 2018

Course:  Executive Skills Series: Exercising Leadership through Difficult Conversations
Location: Vermont Fire Academy, Pittsford
Date:  February 9 & 10, 2019
Registration deadline: December 24, 2018

Course:  Decision Making for Initial Company Operations
Location:  Thetford Fire Station
Date:  February 23 & 24, 2019
Registration deadline:  January 7, 2019

Fire Service Job Opportunities:

Burlington Fire Department - Firefighter/EMT, AEMT, or Paramedic

Fire Service Notices:

FEMA Webinar - Reimbursement for Costs of Firefighting on Federal Property - June 27, 2018

VSFA Apparatus Judging & Parade Registration - application deadline - July 16, 2018

Small Town Fire Chief Seminar - Vermont Fire Academy, Pittsford, VT - Saturday, September 29, 2018

Pre-Exposure Preparation Training:  A Roadmap to Firefighter Readiness - Brattleboro, VT - Vermont Firefighters only

Vermont Fire Academy
93 Davison Drive
Pittsford, VT 05763

Phone:  802-483-2755
Toll free:  800-615-3473
Fax:  802-483-2464

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