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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 continues to closely monitor the evolving situation presented by COVID-19.  We have been in continuous communication with the Governor’s Administration, the Department of Health, and the rest of the Department of Public Safety to ensure that we are taking appropriate actions to protect our students, instructors, and staff.  We will continue to follow the guidance of these experts in the interest of public health and safety.

2021 National Fire Academy Courses:

Three-State Weekend 2021 at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland 
Application Deadline: Friday, June 25, 2021
Weekend is: August 6, 7, and 8, 2021

Join Firefighters from Vermont, New Hampshire, and Alabama in a weekend of training, networking, and camaraderie on the campus of the National Fire Academy. Applicants can choose from 9 course offerings delivered by National Fire Academy Instructors from across the country.  Click here for the course brochure, forms and details.

Course: Leadership in Supervision: Perspectives in Thinking
Location:  Mettowee School, Pawlet
Date:  August 14 & 15, 2021
Registration deadline:  June 28, 2021
Student minimum:  15; Student maximum:  30

Course: Campus Fire and Life Safety I: Risk Assessment
Location:   Enosburgh Fire Station
Date:  August 28 & 29, 2021
Registration deadline:  July 12, 2021
Student minimum:  15; Student maximum:  30