National Fire Academy – State Sponsored Deliveries
What Is It?
The State Sponsored Delivery Program offers the
same 1-2 week courses normally taught at the U.S.
Fire Administrationís National Fire Academy facility
located in Emmitsburg, Maryland. The NFAís Training
Resources and Data Exchange (TRADE) which
operates within the 10 Federal Government Regions,
provides the structure through which these deliveries
can be offered. The TRADE network comprises the
training and education administrators of the 50 state fire
training systems, and more than 150 of the largest local
fire departments throughout the United States.
Students who participate in State Sponsored Deliveries have the opportunity to meet and exchange ideas and information with colleagues from throughout their region. This program, along with other resources of the National Fire Academy, insure a totally successful learning experience while keeping the time commitment and costs, to an absolute minimum.
Who Is Eligible?
All fire and rescue service personnel who meet the established student selection criteria for the course for which they are interested are eligible to apply