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Fire Academy I & II at Colorado Mountain College

Fire Academy training at CMC prepares students for some of the most dynamic jobs in the country

Colorado Mountain College Fire Academy students train in Ewards, CO.Fire Academy I

For students searching for a Colorado fire academy, CMC’s Fire Academy I program is designed to prepare students with the knowledge and skills necessary to compete and successfully apply for entry-level fire service positions. Students will learn basic skills necessary to respond to emergencies in their communities. These include medical, fire-related, and hazardous materials incidents.

Fire Academy II 

For firefighters searching for a Colorado fire academy, the Fire Academy II program is designed to advance fire fighters to the next level in the fire service. Students will learn new skills at the Firefighter II and Hazardous Materials Technician levels. Completion of Fire Academy I, or its equivalent is required.


Program at a Glance

Degree: Fire Academy I (Cert), Fire Academy II (Cert)

Fire Academy I

Fire Academy II

COST PER CREDIT: $62 In-district
$127 In-state
$429 Out-of-state

Download Program Brochure (pdf)


Questions? 800-621-8559