The schedules for the 2017 Firefighter I Courses are now available at the Open Enrollment Section of the website. Registrations for the Firefighter I Hybrid and Conventional Courses for 2017 will begin approximately 60 days prior to the date of the first class.
The schedules for the 2017 Firefighter II Courses are now available at the Open Enrollment Section of the website. Registrations for the Firefighter II Hybrid Courses for 2017 will begin approximately 60 days prior to the date of the first class.
The 2017 Suffolk County Field Training Applications were sent out to all departments on October 3, 2016 via e-mail and are also available at the Download Section of our website. The applications include detailed instructions for completing the application forms. However, if you have any questions, please call Linda Okolowich at 924-6822 ext. 203.
This eight-session course will be held at the Suffolk County Fire Academy at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesdays: February 15, February 22, March 1, March 8, March 15, March 22, March 29 and April 5, 2017. Seats are limited and pre-registration is required. Prerequisites: Firefighter I, Intro to Fire Officer
Interested candidates must submit an application via email no later than January 17, 2017. The application can be found in the download section of our website.
The Suffolk County Fire Academy will be presenting a Fire Police Refresher Class on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the Riverhead Fire Department. This venue can accommodate up to 225 students; therefore, preregistration is not required. The Riverhead Fire Department is located at 540 Roanoke Avenue, Riverhead, New York.
Firefighters whose CPR certification is expiring are eligible to recertify by taking Class 1 of any CPR course held at the Suffolk County Fire Academy. Refer to the monthly schedule for upcoming classes. Call the Academy at 631-924-6822 to register. Walk-ins are not permitted.