Our Fire Academy is a vital part of the Planning/Training Division and operates under the direction of Deputy Chief Rich Elliott. It provides entry-level, continuing education, and refresher courses for CCFES employees. The Fire Academy’s practical training site is located at 7810 Highway 85, Riverdale, Georgia 30274.
The best Confined Space Simulator in Georgia is located at our training site. Firefighters and members of Georgia Search and Rescue teams utilize our simulator to practice skills needed to save victims.
Listed are some other areas of practical training offered :
- Rope Rescue Tower
- Vehicle Fires
- Structural Collapse Rescue
- Natural Gas Fire
- Propane Tank Fire
- Hazardous Materials Mitigation
- Firefighters Challenge Course
- Multi Story Fire Response Training