Fire Academy Training Schedule

Spring 2019

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 version of this training schedule can be downloaded by clicking here: Spring 2019 Course Schedule

Spring 2019 Courses

Note: Courses in italics are new offerings this semester.

Other Price MontCo Price Course # Course Dates 
January  

$15 $10 7021 Fire Dynamics: Fundamentals January 15
      Make up testing January 16
$15 $10 7022 Fire Dynamics: Strategy & Tactics January 17
$15 $10 5003 Basement & Garage Fires  January 17
      Command Officer Seminar January 26
$270 $195 4001 Introduction to the Fire Service January 27; February 2, 9 (Weather cancellation make up date: February 10)
$15 $10 5002 Open the Roof January 31
February  
 
$210 $165 4003 Exterior Fire Fighter February 2, 9, 12, 19, 21, 23, 26, 28; March 5, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21 (Weather cancellation make up dates: February 24, March 2)
$170 $105 1728 Fire Instructor February 2, 3, 9
$0 $0 5006 New Company Officer Seminar February 2
$0 $0 5008 Scenario Based Decision Making for the Company Officer February 3
$15 $10 1340 Rapid Intervention Teams February 12
$15  $10 1334 Water Rescue for the First Responder Awareness Level February 13
$140 $110 4002 Fire Ground Support February 20, 24, 25, 27; March 3, 4, 11 (Weather cancellation make up dates: March 2, 9)
$90 $65 1570 Basic Fire Police February 23, 24
$75 $60 1541 Health & Safety Officer February 23, 24
$15 $10 1318 Trench Rescue Awareness February 25
$15 $10 5005 Managing Volunteer and Combination Emergency Services Organizations February 25, March 4
$15 $10 5001 The Residential Structure Fire February 28
      Make up testing February 28
March      
$160 $105 1732 Fire Officer II March 2, 3, 9, 23, 30
$150  $80 1638 HazMat Operations March 3, 10, 17
$15  $10 1329 Air Bag Seminar March 4
$15 $10 1325 Confined Space Awareness March 11
$15 $10 1006 Arson Awareness for First Responders March 16
$15 $10 1684 Electrical Emergencies March 16 - 12:45 PM
$25 $10 1639 HazMat Operations Refresher March 16
$210 $165 4003 Exterior Fire Fighter March 18, 20, 24, 25, 27, 30; April 1, 3, 6, 8, 10, 13, 15, 17, 22, 24 (Weather cancellation make up dates: March 23, April 7)
$155 $125 1690 HazMat Operations Skills March 19, 21, 24
$45  $35 1574 Legal Concepts for Fire Police March 23, 24
$280 $250 1350 Rescue Technician - General Requirements March 23, 24, 25, 27; April 1, 3, 7
$90 $70 1360 Basic Rigging for Rope Rescue March 23, 24
$270 $192 4001 Introduction to the Fire Service March 23, 24; April 6
$200  $160 1354 NFPA 1670 Vehicle Rescue Awareness March 26, 28, 30, 31
$15 $10 1168 Wood Frame Construction Awareness March 28
$475  $410 4004 Interior Fire Fighter March 30, 31; April 2, 4, 6, 9, 11, 18, 25, 27
$100  $75 5007 Vent - Enter - Isolate - Search March 30
$325  $270 1121 Fire Fighter I Skills Enhancement March 31, April 14, 28; May 11, 15, 18
April      
$40 $35 1561 Public Relations for the Fire Service April 2, 4, 6
$15 $10 5004 Autism Awareness for the First Responder April 2
$45 $45 1339 Rapid Intervention Team Operations April 2, 7, 14
$160 $105 1731 Fire Officer I April 6, 7, 13, 27; May 4
$200 $150 1240 Pump Operations I & II April 7, 14, 28; May 5
$15  $10 1334 Water Rescue for the First Responder Awareness Level April 8
$130  $100 1267 Truck Company Operations II April 9, 11, 13
      Make up testing April 9
$210  $175 1355 NFPA 1670 Vehicle Rescue Operations April 11, 13, 14
$140  $110 4002 Fire Ground Support April 13, 15, 17, 22, 24, 28; May 1
$160  $125 1125 Engine Company Operations April 13, 14
$65 $50 4331 Water Rescue Operations Refresher April 27
$65  $50 4332 Water Rescue Technician Refresher April 28
$475 $410 4004 Interior Fire Fighter April 28, 29; May 1, 4, 5, 8, 11, 15, 18
$305  $245 1111 Structural Burn Session April 30; May 2, 4
May      
 

Make up testing May 2
$210  $165 4003 Exterior Fire Fighter May 4, 5, 8, 11, 13, 15, 18, 19, 20, 22, 29; June 1, 2
$80 $65 1069 Emergency Vehicle Operator Training May 4, 5
$100  $80 1322 Rope/High Angle I May 4, 5
$150  $80 1638 HazMat Operations May 4, 11, 18
$15  $10 1341 Structural Collapse Operations Level I May 8
$100  $80 1331 Water Rescue & Emergency Response May 9, 14, 16, 19
$25 $20 1196 Managing Vehicle Firefighting Operations May 11
$160  $130 1342 Structural Collapse Operations Level II May 11, 18
$200  $160 1354 NFPA 1670 Vehicle Rescue Awareness May 13, 15, 19, 20, 22
$1095  $880 40014 PA Entry Level Training - Daytime Class (8 AM - 4 PM) May 15, 16, 17, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30; June 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26
$155  $135 1122 Fire Fighter II Skills Enhancement May 18; June 1, 6, 15
      Make up testing May 21 
$15 $10 1059 Traffic Incident Management May 22
$155 $125 1690 HazMat Operations Skills May 28, 30; June 1
$210 $175 1355 NFPA 1670 Vehicle Rescue Operations May 29; June 2, 9
$100 $80 1332 Advanced Line Systems May 30; June 4, 6, 9
June      
$100  $80 1323 Rope/High Angle II June 1, 2
$160  $95 1244 Driver Operator Pumper Cert Prep June 4, 11, 29
$475  $410 4004 Interior Fire Fighter June 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 26, 29
$110  $90 1242 Pump Operations I June 8, 9
$100  $80 1109 Fire Fighter Survival June 8, 9
$80  $65 1313 Confined Space Rescue June 11, 13, 15
$270  $195 4001 Introduction to the Fire Service June 15, 22, 23
$350  $300 1351 Rescue Technician - Vehicle Level I June 19, 23, 26, 30
$110 $90 1241 Pump Operations II June 22, 23
$80  $65 1098 Junior Fire Fighter June 23, 30
$80  $65 1069 Emergency Vehicle Operator Training June 24, 25, 30
$140 $125 4002 Fire Ground Support June 25, 27, 30; July 1, 6, 8, 10
$155  $125 1690 HazMat Operations Skills Daytime June 27, 28
      Make up testing July 9