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 250 hours of hands-on-training.
Participants will be trained in:
Our instructors are professional firefighters from departments across the Front Range. Instructors vary in rank and provide the cadet with the knowledge and information they need to be successful.
Before students will be allowed to take FST 100 and 170, they must demonstrate that they have the physical ability to complete the skills required in the Fire Academy. Students can meet this requirement by providing proof of one of the following:
Students will be allowed to register for FST 100 and 170 prior to providing proof of the above, but will be dropped the first day of class if they fail to provide the required documentation to meet the prerequisite requirement.
Students are encouraged to enroll in FST 160 the semester before taking the fire academy if you are having problems passing the CPAT test.
For further information please contact the fire academy coordinator.