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Find out more about the new Public Safety Institute

Fire Academy

Aims Fire Academy is designed to prepare new cadets for a career in the fire service. Day and Night classes available.

The academy is a 15-week course with more than 350 hours of hands-on-training.

Participants will be trained in:

  • Vehicle fires
  • Forcible entry
  • Search and rescue
  • Hose/nozzle management
  • Live fire
  • Hazardous materials
  • Fire attack
  • Physical Fitness

Our instructors are professional firefighters from departments across the Front Range.

Instructors vary in rank and competently provide the cadet with the knowledge and information they need to be successful. The academy has a physical fitness prerequisite. Check the attachment below for details.

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