National Fire Academy Off-Campus Deliveries
The Off-Campus Delivery Program offers the same 1-2 week
courses normally taught at the U.S. Fire Administration's National
Fire Academy facility located in Emmitsburg, Maryland. The NFA's
Training Resources and Data Exchange (TRADE) which operates
within the 10 Federal Government Regions, provides the structure
through which regional deliveries are offered. The TRADE
network comprises the training and education administrators of
the 50 state fire training systems, and more than 150 of the largest
local fire departments throughout the United States.
Students who participate in Off-Campus Deliveries have the
opportunity to meet and exchange ideas and information with
colleagues from throughout their region in a informal setting
outside the classroom. This program, along with other resources
of the National Fire Academy, insure a totally successful learning
experience while keeping the time commitment and costs, to an
Who Is Eligible?
All fire and rescue service personnel who meet the established
student selection criteria for the course for which they are
interested are eligible to apply.
This course will introduce students to the Incident Command/Management System and help them
study proper fire command techniques for control and extinguishment of fires ranging from small
residential structures to multi-occupancy, and commercial complexes. Topics include: problem-solving
and fire command, interagency and mutual aid, incident management, size-up and strategy, tactics and
action plans, truck company operations, engine company operations, building construction and fire
behavior, pre incident preparation, incident organization and strategic command.
Length of Class
Six full days of instruction with an 8:00 A.M. start time.
MU FRTI must receive completed registrations no later than: 40 days prior to the start date of class.
Student Selection Criteria
Chief officers or company officers who have command responsibilities at emergency incidents.
Additionally, officers who are upwardly mobile in their organizations may be considered. A letter from
the fire chief on department letterhead will be required for these applicants.
- ICS 100 and ICS 200 level training.
- Chief's signature attests that the applicant has completed this required training.
July 16 - 21, 2012
Central Jackson County Fire Protection District
4715 West 40 Highway
Blue Springs, MO 64015
September 17 - 22, 2012
St. Louis Fire Department
1421 North Jefferson
St. Louis, MO 63106
No cost. This course is being provided by the
National Fire Academy via the Off-Campus
Students attending this course may be eligible for
a $100.00 stipend to offset transportation and
Students are responsible for their own lodging
and travel arrangements.
Point of Contact
800.869.3476 or 573-882-4735
Mark Your Calendars
Summer Fire School and Midwest Wildfire Training Academy
June 5-10, 2012
Jefferson City, MO
Get additional information at our website – http://mufrti.org/summerfireschool/