Citizens Fire Academy


Being a firefighter is not all about putting water on the fire. In the 8 week Citizens Fire Academy you’ll get an inside view of the city fire department and the services offered all while increasing your fire and safety awareness.

The mission of the Citizens Fire Academy is to enhance the relationship between the La Vergne Fire Department and residents by creating well informed citizens.

CFA Information

Academy topics will include:
  • Fire Behavior
  • EMS Overview
  • Fire Service Tools & Equipment
  • Auto Extrication
  • And Much More…

Attendant Qualifications

  • Minimum age of 21
  • Live or Work in the City of La Vergne

Getting Involved

The Citizens Fire Academy is currently offered twice a year. If you would like to be a part of this cooperative effort between the fire department and community, please call 615-287-5832 for more information.

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