The application period for the first semester of National Fire Academy (NFA) resident classes opens Friday April 15. The application period closes June 15. The first semester classes are scheduled from October 1, 2011 – March 31, 2012.
All information about courses, applications, and suggestions for successful completion of the application can be found at the following sites:
Course Catalog and schedules: www.usfa.dhs.gov/nfa/catalog/index.shtm
FEMA Form 119-25-1, General Admissions Application (formerly FEMA Form 75-5) (PDF, 629 Kb) Use this application if your course code begins with the following letters: R, N, O, P, or T.
Tips to completing your application:
Eight Tips for Completing a Successful NFA Application (PDF, 332 Kb)
Completed applications for resident courses must be sent to the following address:
Office of Admissions, Building I, Room 216
National Emergency Training Center
16825 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, MD 21727-8998
Applications may also be faxed to (301) 447-1441.
For more information, please call the Admissions Office at (800) 238-3358, ext. 1035 or (301) 447-1035.