Field will Re-Open on June 8th at a Reduced Level
Field training at the Fire Academy will start again on June 8, 2020. The number of firefighters allowed to attend drills will be reduced due to new safety guidelines.
COVID-19 Class Cancellations
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, some classes and field training have been cancelled.
Fire Academy Office Hours: 8am to 4pm – Monday to Friday
The Academy offices have returned to normal business hours and will be open from 8:00am to 4:00pm, Monday thru Friday. Access will be limited and we are asking that anyone requiring entrance please call ahead. The Academy phone number is 631-924-6822. Wearing of face coverings is mandatory for all visitors.
PPE for COVID-19 Video
A video by the National Ebola Training and Education Center on Personal Protective Equipment for Coronavirus COVID-19)
The Fire Academy is CLOSED
The Fire Academy is closed in response to the Coronavirus Pandemic.
2020 Fire Officer I Course
This is a hybrid course that requires extensive on-line work . Classroom sessions will be held at the Suffolk County Fire Academy at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays: January 29, February 12, February 26, March 11 and March 18, 2020. Prerequisites are Firefighter 1, Introduction to Fire Officer, Engine Company Operations, STICO, and Ladders Company Operations. […]
2020 Technical Rescue Schedule
The Suffolk County Fire Academy has been working to establish the 2020 training schedule. You may have noticed that we are no longer offering the Rapid Intervention Team/Firefighter Rescue (RIT/FFR) course or the Heavy Rescue I course as an option for your department to host exclusively next year. Unfortunately, we were forced to cancel five […]