This is a news release from Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department published verbatim.
Want to learn more about the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department? Want to participate in an interesting, fun-filled, eight-week program that will show you what firefighters and paramedics do every day?
You can now apply to the Citizens Fire & Rescue Academy (CFRA)! The CFRA is open to persons 18 and older who live in Fairfax County. Each session will cover different aspects of the organization, providing an in-depth overview of the department and its uniformed and civilian workforce. Program topics include: fire suppression, emergency medical services, training, recruitment, special operations, and other interesting topics.
CFRA Application will be accepted until March 8, 2019. The Academy will begin March 21, 2019 , and will meet for eight consecutive Thursdays, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and ending on May 09, 2019.
To learn more about the program and to sign up, please go here: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/fire-ems/cfra