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Home to the National Fire Academy's Distance Learning Program and Online Courses

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Resources for America's career and volunteer Fire Service.
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Featured Course

S-190 Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior (Q900)

This course provides instruction in the primary factors affecting the start and spread of wildfire and recognition of potentially hazardous situations. Learn More

Link of Interest

I-100: Introduction to the Incident Command System

Developed by the National Wildfire Coordination Group, this course introduces students to the basics of ICS. Participation in this course will help ensure the student is prepared to operate in an ICS environment. Take This Course

What’s New

New Course: ICS Simulation Series: Strip Mall Hostage/Arson Fire (Q328)
New Course: ICS Simulation Series: Wildland Fire (Q617)
New Course: S-130 (Wildland) Firefighter Training (Q901)
Coffee Break Training Now Available at NFA Online
New Simulation Series Courses: Mansion Fire, Townhouse Fire

Now is the time for the fire community to embrace the future and improve our education through distance learning. Try it, and we think you will agree that NFA Online provides superior opportunity for training and education for the fire and emergency services.”

Dr. Denis Onieal, Superintendent
National Fire Academy