Fire Academy

Next Academy Starts: September 9, 2019      Ends: Mid-December

Classes will be held Tuesday & Thursday nights from 5pm - 10pm and Saturdays from 8am - Completion.

It is required that all applicants for Fire Academy must, prior to the beginning of the academy, provide valid & current proof of physical agility testing with National Testing Network.

Academy Cost — $2,000.00

  • Includes:
    • All Books and Testing Materials
    • Practice Rope (loaned)
    • Academy T-Shirt
    • Class B Uniform Shirt (loaned)
    • Final Testing for IFSAC Certification

Self-Sponsored Recruits: — You will need to acquire rental turnout gear prior to the start of the academy from a rental company. An SCBA and fit tested mask will be supplied by NCRFA.

Department Sponsored Recruits:— Your sponsoring department will provide all of your turnout gear, SCBA, fit tested mask, and spare bottle.

Requirements Before the Start of the Academy

All of the recruits are required to acquire the following items prior to orientation night:

Academy Locations

  • Station 90
    3002 252nd Street NE
    Arlington, WA 98223
  • Station 97
    19727 Marine Drive
    Stanwood, WA 98292
  • Station 99
    8117 267th St NW
    Stanwood, WA 98292

Fire Recruit Academy

Acquired Certifications Upon Academy Completion

  • IS 100 (NIMS)
  • IS 200 (NIMS)
  • Firefighter 1
  • HAZMAT Awareness
  • HAZMAT Operations

✽  After graduation, recruits will have the opportunity to enroll in the EMT Academy that North County offers. This portion is $1,000.

For More Information or Questions Please Contact Kayley Mizell
360-629-2184  ||  or kmizell@northcountyfireems.com

  • IS 100 (NIMS)
  • IS 200 (NIMS)
  • Firefighter 1
  • HAZMAT Awareness
  • HAZMAT Operations

*After graduation, recruits will have the opportunity to enroll in the EMT Academy that North County Regional Fire Authority offers. This portion is $1,000.

All of the recruits are required to acquire the following items prior to orientation night:

  • 1-1/2 or 1-3/4 inch black belt with basket-weave finish