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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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Manchester Firefighter I program 2022


Firefighter I, II and I/II Locations for FY23
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Orientation Date

Application Deadline

Firefighter I


October 5, 2022

September 21, 2022

Firefighter I

Grand Isle

September 13, 2022

August 30, 2022

Firefighter I

Hybrid (Practicals will be at the Vermont Fire Academy)

August 31, 2022

August 17, 2022

Firefighter I


September 7, 2022

August 24, 2022

Firefighter I


August 31, 2022

August 17, 2022

Firefighter I/II

Rutland Town

August 25, 2022

August 11, 2022

Firefighter II


September 1, 2022

August 18, 2022


Fire Service Job Opportunities:
Firefighter/Paramedic or AEMT - Charlotte Fire Department - application deadline is August 30, 2022
Firefighter/EMT-B - South Burlington - application deadline is August 30, 2022

Fire Service Notices: