Fire Academy Courses
The Henderson County Fire Academy begins on August 14, 2023, and runs through November 8, 2023.
Blue Ridge Community College, in conjunction with the Henderson County Fire and Rescue Association, offers the annual Fire Academy.
This three-month program is designed to provide students with entry-level skills as a firefighter. A student can enter the Academy with no experience and leave with a North Carolina Office of the State Fire Marshal Firefighter certification.
Classes meet during the day at the Henderson County Fire and Rescue Training Center on Blue Ridge Community College Henderson County Campus. Cost per course: $150 with sponsorship or affiliation.
Casey R. Silvers
Fire and Rescue Coordinator