The Citizen's Fire Academy (CFA) is a free 6 week program designed to give an overview of the St. Lucie County Fire District, Emergency operations, Public Safety Complex, and other emergency services.
Emphasizes the role citizens play in prevention efforts
Provides an overview of the St. Lucie County Fire District, EOC, Public Safety Complex and other emergency services
Taught by firefighters and administrators
Open to those 18 years or older who live or work in St. Lucie County
Classes start at 5:30 p.m.
Runs for six weeks
Various locations including fire stations
Why You Should Attend
Learn about services that St. Lucie County Fire District provides
Make your home, workplace, and community safer
How emergency calls are dispatched to your home
Why does an engine respond with an ambulance on medical emergencies
Why multiple fire trucks are sent on a car accident or fire
How to make your home or business safer
CFA Is Serious Fun
You'll have the opportunity to experience and witness exciting things like:
Air Rescue demonstration
Hands-on fire extinguisher training
Hazmat Team demonstration
Holding a fire hose while water is flowing
Tactical Response Team demonstration
How to Apply
New Class dates have not been announced yet. Please contact Brenda Stokes at 772-621-3333 for more information. Anyone who is not accepted into the current class will be put on a waiting list for a future classes.