Suffolk County FRES Watch Ops.

FRES Watch Ops. daily emails allow responders to stay connected with what is current in the Fire & EMS services in Suffolk County. Information shared includes operational readiness, fire academy updates, weather forecasts, utility updates, transportation updates, amongst much other valuable information. To apply for the Daily Watch Operations Brief, see the attached document and […]

National Certification Exams (ProBoard)

The Suffolk County Fire Academy is pleased to offer National Certification Exams (ProBoard) for Firefighter I, Firefighter II, and Fire Officer I.  Download the information for each exam using the links below.

Junior/Explorer Basic Exterior Fire Operations Course (BEFO)

The Suffolk County Fire Academy will be hosting a Basic Exterior Fire Operations (BEFO) course exclusively for Department junior/explorer/cadet members. Download the PDF below for an explanation of the program as well as an application. **Please note, the deadline has been removed for this class. Please continue to send in completed forms for your interested […]

Annual HM Refresher Now Available

The 2024 version of the Hazmat Refresher is now available on our eLearning Site.  If you’ve already taken a course on the site, login and select to take the course.  If you haven’t taken a course on the site yet, follow the registration process detailed on the home page and then proceed to take the […]

Digital Fire Extinguisher Training

The Suffolk County Fire Academy presents fire extinguisher training using the BullsEye Digital Fire Extinguisher Training System. Don’t let the first time you handle a fire extinguisher be during a real fire!  Prepare to successfully extinguish a fire with realistic, hands-on training. Lasers simulate the discharge of actual extinguishers for a completely safe and clean […]

National Grid First Responder Training

Whether you’re responding to a fire, accident, crime code, or wind and water damage, your crew and your community are counting on you. Knowing how to deal with utility-related hazards is an important part of the job. National Grid’s First Responder Utility Safety Training is a no-charge, self-paced learning program. Get started today! Register at […]