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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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2021 - 2022 Firefighter Program Locations
**Schedules are posted, click the location



Orientation start date

Application deadline

Firefighter I


Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Firefighter I


Thursday, September 9, 2021

Thursday, August 26, 2021

Firefighter I


Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Firefighter I / II


Monday, August 16, 2021

Monday, August 2, 2021

Firefighter I / II


Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Firefighter II


Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

 2021 National Fire Academy Courses:

Three-State Weekend 2021 at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland
Application Deadline: Still accepting applications
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