The Wichita Fire Department Citizens Fire Academy is designed to increase understanding of fire and emergency medical operations and to promote citizen interaction with Wichita Fire Department firefighters. The program will enhance awareness of the department’s capabilities and limitations; develop realistic expectations of response times from point of dispatch; develop cooperative relationships between firefighters and the citizens of Wichita and encourage participations to become more aware of the dangers of fire and benefits of fire prevention.
Citizens must be at least 18 years of age and live in the City of Wichita. All applicants must submit to a background check and must sign a waiver releasing the City of Wichita of all liabilities while participating in the Academy. There is no charge to participants.
The dates for the 2014 CFA are Tuesday, April 29th through Tuesday, July 1st.
Classes will be held at the Regional Training Center every Tuesday, class times will be 6:00pm – 9:00pm.
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Fire Department455 N Main, 11th FloorWichita, KS 67202
8 AM - 5 PMMonday - Friday
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