District of Columbia Fire Academies

The DC Fire Deparment Training Academy provides an array of hands-on rescue situations for students to participate in. Some of the recent training specialties have included Ice Rescue, water rescue and public transit disaster relief.

Fire Academy NameAddressPhone
District of Columbia Fire Department Training Academy 1018 13th St NW
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 673-3360

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