Fire Academy Training Schedule

Fall 2017

Night Classes: 6:45 pm - 10:45 pm Day/Weekend Classes: 8:15 am - 4:45 pm

Please print and mail or fax: Fire Academy Registration Form

Students starting the PA Entry Level Fire Fighter Curriculum must also submit a completed Medical Release Form

Registrations should reach the Montgomery County Fire Academy 10 business days prior to class start date. Any class without a minimum of 15 registered students may be canceled at the discretion of the course coordinator. Students will be notified of cancellations by the e-mail address they provide on the registration form.

Classes and fees subject to change. 

The fees listed are for Pennsylvania residents. Students who are not Pennsylvania residents should call (610) 278-3500 and ask for the registrar for class fees.

Unless otherwise noted
Monday-Thursday classes begin at 6:45 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday classes begin at 8:15 a.m.

A printer friendly copy of the training schedule can be found by following this link: Fall 2017 Training Schedule

Fall 2017 Courses

Montco Price Other Price Course # Course Dates 
September      
$165
$210  4003  Exterior Fire Fighter  September 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 23, 26, 28;
October 3, 5, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19 
$10  $15  1334  Water Rescue & Emergency Response for the First Responder  September 7 
$65  $80  1069  Emergency Vehicle Operator Training  September 9, 10 
$195
$270  4001  Introduction to the Fire Service  September 9, 10, 16
$65 $80 1313  Confined Space Rescue  September 9, 10 
$105  $175 1728 Fire Instructor September 9, 10, 23 
$160  $200 1354 NFPA 1670 Vehicle Rescue Awareness  September 11, 13, 16, 17 
      Make up Testing  September 12  (2:00 PM and 7:00 PM)  
$250  $280 1350 General Requirements for Technical Rescue  September 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 24 
$10  $15 1168 Wood Frame Construction  September 12 
$90  $110 1242 Pump Operations I  September 13, 20, 24 
$10 $15 7021 Fire Dynamics: Fundamentals  September 17 8:15 AM 
$10  $15 7022 Fire Dynamics: Strategy & Tactics  September 17  12:15 PM 
$10  $25 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher  September 17 
$10  $15 1678  Carbon Monoxide Detector Response September 18
$270  $325 1121 FF I Skills Enhancement  September 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25;
November 4, 16, 18 
$110  $140 4002 Fire Ground Support  September 26, 28; October 3, 5, 10, 12, 15, 17 
$95  $160 1244 Driver Operator Pumper  September 26, 28; October 1 
$250  $280 1351 Vehicle Technician Certification Pilot  September 27; October 1, 4, 7 
October       
$105  $160 1731 Fire Officer I  October 8, 14, 21, 28; November 4 
$135  $155 1122  FF II Skills Enhancement  October 8, 15, 26; November 5 
$170  $210 1355 NFPA 1670 - Vehicle Rescue Operations  October 10, 14, 15, 28 
$90  $110 1241 Pump Operations II  October 11, 18, 21 
      Make up Testing  October 14  10:00 AM 
$10  $15 1341  Structural Collapse Operations Level I October 18 
$20 $25 1196 Managing Vehicle Firefighting Operations  October 19 
$65 $80 1069  Emergency Vehicle Operator Training  October 21, 22 
$80  $100  1342  Structural Collapse Operations Level II  October 21, 22 
$410  $475 4004 Interior Fire Fighter  October 21, 24, 28; November 2, 4, 7, 9 14, 16, 18 
$10 $25 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher  October 22 
$35  $40 1007 Arson Detection for the First Responder  October 22, 29 
$245  $205 1111 Structural Burn Session  October 22, 29 
$130  $165 1266 Truck Company Operations  October 22, 29 
$10  $15 1325 Confined Space Awareness Seminar  October 24
$65  $80 1098 Junior Firefighter  October 28; November 4 
$80  $150 1638 Hazardous Materials Operations  October 28, 29; November 4, 5 
$125  $155 1690 Hazardous Materials Operations  Skills Enhancement  October 30; November 1, 5
November       
$80  $100 1323 Rope/High Angle II  November 4, 5 
$60 $75 1560 Incident Safety Officer  November 4, 5 
$65  $90 1570  Basic Fire Police  November 4, 5 
$10  $15 5004 Autism Awareness  November 7 
$10  $15 1539  Traffic Incident Management  November 8
$10  $15 1318  Trench Rescue Awareness  November 9
$25  $30 1100 Open Challenge FF I only Written test  November 16  7:00 PM 
      Make up Testing  November 16 
$150  $175 1101 Open Challenge FF I only Skills test  November 18 
$10  $25 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher Daytime  November 22  8:15 AM 
December   
 
$10  $25 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher  December 4, 6 
      Make up Testing  December 6  2:00 PM and 7:00 PM 
       
$210 $165 4003 Exterior Fire Fighter September 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 23, 26, 28; October 3, 5, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19
$15 $10 1334 Water Rescue & Emergency Response for the First Responder September 7
$80 $65 1069 Emergency Vehicle Operator Training September 9, 10
$270 $195 4001 Introduction to the Fire Service September 9, 10, 16
$80 $65 1313 Confined Space Rescue September 9, 10
$175 $105 1728 Fire Instructor September 9, 10, 23
$200 $160 1354 NFPA 1670 Vehicle Rescue Awareness September 11, 13, 16, 17
  Make up Testing September 12  2:00 PM and 7:00 PM  
$280 $250 1350 General Requirements for Technical Rescue September 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 24
$15 $10 1168 Wood Frame Construction September 12
$110 $90 1242 Pump Operations I  September 13, 20, 24
$15 $10 7021 Fire Dynamics: Fundamentals September 17 8:15 AM
$15 $10 7022 Fire Dynamics: Strategy & Tactics September 17  12:15 PM
$25 $10 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher September 17
$10 $15 1678 Carbon Monoxide Detector Responses September 18
$325 $270 1121 FF I Skills Enhancement September 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 4, 16, 18
$140 $110 4002 Fire Ground Support September 26, 28; October 3, 5, 10, 12, 15, 17
$160 $95 1244 Driver Operator Pumper  September 26, 28; October 1
$280 $250 1351 Vehicle Technician Certification Pilot September 27; October 1, 4, 7
$160 $105 1731 Fire Officer I October 8, 14, 21, 28; November 4
$155 $135 1122 FF II Skills Enhancement October 8, 15, 26; November 5
$210 $170 1355 NFPA 1670 - Vehicle Rescue Operations October 10, 14, 15
$110 $90 1241 Pump Operations II October 11, 18, 21
  Make up Testing October 14  10:00 AM
$15 $10 1341 Structural Collapse Operations Level I October 18
$25 $20 1196 Managing Vehicle Firefighting Operations October 19
$80 $65 1069 Emergency Vehicle Operator Training October 21, 22
$475 $410 4004 Interior Fire Fighter October 21, 24, 28; November 2, 4, 7, 9 14, 16, 18
$25 $10 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher October 22
$40 $35 1007 Arson Detection for the First Responder October 22, 29
$305 $245 1111 Structural Burn Session October 22, 29
$130 $165 1266 Truck Company Operations October 22, 29
$15 $10 1325 Confined Space Awareness Seminar October 24
$80 $65 1098 Junior Firefighter October 28; November 4
$150 $80 1638 Hazardous Materials Operations October 28, 29; November 4, 5
$155 $125 1690 Hazardous Materials Operations Skills Enhancement October 30; November 1, 5
$100 $80 1323 Rope/High Angle II November 4, 5
$75 $60 1560 Incident Safety Officer November 4, 5
$90 $65 1570 Basic Fire Police November 4, 5
$15 $10 5004 Autism Awareness November 7
$15 $10 1539 Traffic Incident Management November 8
$15 $10 1318 Trench Rescue Awareness November 9
$30 $25 1100 Open Challenge FF I only Written test November 16  7:00 PM
  Make up Testing November 16
$175 $150 1101 Open Challenge FF I only Skills test November 18
$25 $10 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher Daytime November 22  8:15 AM
$25 $10 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher December 4, 6
      Make up Testing December 6  2:00 PM and 7:00 PM

       
$210 $165 4003 Exterior Fire Fighter September 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 23, 26, 28; October 3, 5, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19
$15 $10 1334 Water Rescue & Emergency Response for the First Responder September 7
$80 $65 1069 Emergency Vehicle Operator Training September 9, 10
$270 $195 4001 Introduction to the Fire Service September 9, 10, 16
$80 $65 1313 Confined Space Rescue September 9, 10
$175 $105 1728 Fire Instructor September 9, 10, 23
$200 $160 1354 NFPA 1670 Vehicle Rescue Awareness September 11, 13, 16, 17
  Make up Testing September 12  2:00 PM and 7:00 PM  
$280 $250 1350 General Requirements for Technical Rescue September 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 24
$15 $10 1168 Wood Frame Construction September 12
$110 $90 1242 Pump Operations I  September 13, 20, 24
$15 $10 7021 Fire Dynamics: Fundamentals September 17 8:15 AM
$15 $10 7022 Fire Dynamics: Strategy & Tactics September 17  12:15 PM
$25 $10 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher September 17
$10 $15 1678 Carbon Monoxide Detector Responses September 18
$325 $270 1121 FF I Skills Enhancement September 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 4, 16, 18
$140 $110 4002 Fire Ground Support September 26, 28; October 3, 5, 10, 12, 15, 17
$160 $95 1244 Driver Operator Pumper  September 26, 28; October 1
$280 $250 1351 Vehicle Technician Certification Pilot September 27; October 1, 4, 7
$160 $105 1731 Fire Officer I October 8, 14, 21, 28; November 4
$155 $135 1122 FF II Skills Enhancement October 8, 15, 26; November 5
$210 $170 1355 NFPA 1670 - Vehicle Rescue Operations October 10, 14, 15
$110 $90 1241 Pump Operations II October 11, 18, 21
  Make up Testing October 14  10:00 AM
$15 $10 1341 Structural Collapse Operations Level I October 18
$25 $20 1196 Managing Vehicle Firefighting Operations October 19
$80 $65 1069 Emergency Vehicle Operator Training October 21, 22
$475 $410 4004 Interior Fire Fighter October 21, 24, 28; November 2, 4, 7, 9 14, 16, 18
$25 $10 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher October 22
$40 $35 1007 Arson Detection for the First Responder October 22, 29
$305 $245 1111 Structural Burn Session October 22, 29
$130 $165 1266 Truck Company Operations October 22, 29
$15 $10 1325 Confined Space Awareness Seminar October 24
$80 $65 1098 Junior Firefighter October 28; November 4
$150 $80 1638 Hazardous Materials Operations October 28, 29; November 4, 5
$155 $125 1690 Hazardous Materials Operations Skills Enhancement October 30; November 1, 5
$100 $80 1323 Rope/High Angle II November 4, 5
$75 $60 1560 Incident Safety Officer November 4, 5
$90 $65 1570 Basic Fire Police November 4, 5
$15 $10 5004 Autism Awareness November 7
$15 $10 1539 Traffic Incident Management November 8
$15 $10 1318 Trench Rescue Awareness November 9
$30 $25 1100 Open Challenge FF I only Written test November 16  7:00 PM
  Make up Testing November 16
$175 $150 1101 Open Challenge FF I only Skills test November 18
$25 $10 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher Daytime November 22  8:15 AM
$25 $10 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher December 4, 6
      Make up Testing December 6  2:00 PM and 7:00 PM