Thank you for your interest in North County Regional Fire Academy 2018-2. To place yourself on the Fire Academy Roster, click on the "Register Here" button to the left and complete an online registration form. All applicants must be 18 years of age by time of academy start.
2018-01 Academy: Starts: 02/06/2018 Ends: 05/05/2018
2018-02 Academy: Starts: 09/2018
Classes will be held Tuesday & Thursday nights from 5pm - 10pm and Saturdays from 8am - Completion.
There will be an orientation/introduction on Monday, February 5th, at 5:00 PM at Station 99.
Books will be issued on Monday, January 29th. Be prepared for first exams the first week.
It is required that all applicants for the North County Regional 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
- 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.
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.
Requirements Before the Start of the Academy
All of the recruits are required to acquire the following items prior to orientation night:
- "Dickies" brand, standard navy blue work pants
- 1-1/2 or 1-3/4 inch black belt with basket-weave finish
- 8" safety toe black boots, preferably side zip
- Turnout Gear
- CPAT from National Testing Network
- 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