CITIZEN FIRE ACADEMY APPLICATION
Fall of 2017
Salem Citizens Fire Academy is a great opportunity for persons that reside in the City of Salem who want to know more about their fire department.
Fire Service History Portable Fire Extinguishers (Hands-on)
Organization Structure Extrication
Emergency Apparatus and Equipment Fire Prevention
Fire Operations (Hands-on) Search and Rescue (Hands-on)
Protective Clothing (Hands-on) Breathing-Apparatus (Hands-on)
Recruits must be at least 18 years old to attend
When: The Academy is offered September 27th through November 4th
Class will meet on Wednesday evenings from 6:30pm–9:30pm with one Saturday 9am to 12pm.
Where: The Academy meets at Station 1 located at: 48 Lafayette Street.
The Salem Fire Department Citizens Fire Academy is a program to help citizens better understand the fire department’s firefighting operations and the multitude of services it provides to our community. The program teaches citizens about the many jobs firefighters provide on a daily basis and promotes citizen interaction with the firefighters. Citizens will gain a unique view of the lives of professional firefighters.
Application / Wavier Form / Health Notification paperwork can be found on the links below and returned ASAP but no later than September 17, 2017.
Due to limited class space we can only accept up to 20 Recruits
Equipment needed: Safety Glasses - Gloves - Knee Pads - Sturdy Shoes/Boots