Class Full Firefighter I – 2 @ Suffolk County Fire Academy – 2024


  • Session 1 - Orientation - @ SCFA
     Sunday, January 7, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 2 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, January 21, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 4 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, February 4, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 5 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, February 11, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 7 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, February 25, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 & 2 @ SCFA
     Sunday, March 3, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, March 10, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 & 4 @ SCFA
     Sunday, March 17, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, March 24, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Sunday, April 7, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Session 13 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, April 14, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 15 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, April 28, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, May 4, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Suffolk County Fire Academy will host a Firefighter I Course beginning Sunday, January 7th, 2024 at 8:00AM. The course is a combination of Classroom Sessions, Self-Paced learning, and Hands-On Training Sessions (HOT) held over a 15-week period culminating in a Practical Skills Exam and Written Final Exam . Sessions 3, 6, 8, 10, 12 Read more

Upcoming Firefighter I – 4 @ Suffolk County Fire Academy – Virtual – 2024


  • Session 1 - Orientation - @ SCFA
     Tuesday, January 9, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 2 - @ Virtual
     Tuesday, January 23, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 3 - @ Virtual
     Tuesday, January 30, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 4 - @ Virtual
     Tuesday, February 6, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 5 - @ Virtual
     Tuesday, February 13, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 7 - @ Virtual
     Tuesday, February 27, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ Virtual
     Tuesday, March 12, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ Virtual
     Tuesday, March 26, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 13 - @ Virtual
     Tuesday, April 9, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 15 - @ Virtual
     Tuesday, April 23, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 & 2 @ SCFA
     Saturday, June 1, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 & 4 @ SCFA
     Saturday, June 8, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Saturday, June 15, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, June 29, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Suffolk County Fire Academy will host a Firefighter I Virtual Course beginning Tuesday, January 9th, 2024 at 7:00PM. This course is for those who are unable to attend face to face classes held at regional training sites and are approved on a case by case basis. For example: East End Departments, Fire Island Departments, Read more

Upcoming Firefighter I – 5 @ Suffolk County Fire Academy – 2024


  • Session 1 - Orientation - @ SCFA
     Wednesday, January 31, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 2 - @ SCFA
     Wednesday, February 7, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 4 - @ SCFA
     Wednesday, February 21, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 5 - @ SCFA
     Wednesday, February 28, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 @ SCFA
     Wednesday, March 6, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 7 - @ SCFA
     Wednesday, March 13, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 2 @ SCFA
     Wednesday, March 20, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ SCFA
     Wednesday, March 27, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 @ SCFA
     Wednesday, April 3, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ SCFA
     Wednesday, April 10, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 4 @ SCFA
     Wednesday, April 17, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 13 - @ SCFA
     Wednesday, April 24, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Wednesday, May 1, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 15 - @ SCFA
     Wednesday, May 8, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Wednesday, May 15, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, May 18, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Suffolk County Fire Academy will host a Firefighter I Course beginning Wednesday January 31st 2024 @ 7PM. The course is a combination of Classroom Sessions, Self-Paced learning, and Hands-On Training Sessions (HOT) held over a 15-week period culminating in a Practical Skills Exam and Written Final Exam . Sessions 3, 6, 8, 10, 12 Read more

Upcoming Firefighter I – 1 @ Mattituck – 2024


  • Session 1 -Orientation - @ Mattituck
     Thursday, January 4, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 2 - @ Mattituck
     Thursday, January 11, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 4 - @ Mattituck
     Thursday, January 25, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 5 - @ Mattituck
     Thursday, February 1, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 7 - @ Mattituck
     Thursday, February 15, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ Mattituck
     Thursday, February 29, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 & 2 @ SCFA
     Saturday, March 9, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ Mattituck
     Thursday, March 14, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 & 4 @ SCFA
     Saturday, March 16, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Saturday, March 23, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Session 13 - @ Mattituck
     Thursday, March 28, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 15 - @ Mattituck
     Thursday, April 11, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, April 20, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Mattituck Fire Department will host a Firefighter I Course beginning Thursday, January 4th, 2024. The course is a combination of Classroom Sessions, Self-Paced learning, and Hands-On Training Sessions (HOT) held over a 15-week period culminating in a Practical Skills Exam and Written Final Exam . Sessions 3, 6, 8, 10, 12 and 14 will Read more

Class Full Firefighter I – 3 @ Southampton – 2024


  • Session 1 - Orientation - @ Southampton
     Tuesday, January 9, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 2 - @ Southampton
     Tuesday, January 16, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 4 - @ Southampton
     Tuesday, January 30, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 5 - @ Southampton
     Tuesday, February 6, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 7 - @ Southampton
     Tuesday, February 20, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ Southampton
     Tuesday, March 5, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 & 2 @ SCFA
     Saturday, March 9, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 & 4 @ SCFA
     Saturday, March 16, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ Southampton
     Tuesday, March 19, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Saturday, March 23, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Session 13 - @ Southampton
     Tuesday, April 2, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 15 - @ Southampton
     Tuesday, April 16, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, April 20, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Southampton Fire Department will host a Firefighter I Course beginning Tuesday, January 9th, 2024 at 7:00PM. The course is a combination of Classroom Sessions, Self-Paced learning, and Hands-On Training Sessions (HOT) held over a 15-week period culminating in a Practical Skills Exam and Written Final Exam . Sessions 3, 6, 8, 10, 12 and Read more

Class Full Firefighter I – 6 @ West Sayville – 2024


  • Session 1 - Orientation - @ West Sayville
     Thursday, March 7, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 2 - @ West Sayville
     Thursday, March 14, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 4 - @ West Sayville
     Thursday, March 28, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 5 - @ West Sayville
     Thursday, April 4, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 & 2 @ SCFA
     Saturday, April 13, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 7 - @ West Sayville
     Thursday, April 18, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 & 4 @ SCFA
     Saturday, April 27, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ West Sayville
     Thursday, May 2, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Saturday, May 11, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ West Sayville
     Thursday, May 16, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 13 - @ West Sayville
     Thursday, May 30, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 15 - @ West Sayville
     Thursday, June 13, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, June 22, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The West Sayville Fire Department will host a Firefighter I Course beginning Thursday March 7th, 2024 at 7:00PM. The course is a combination of Classroom Sessions, Self-Paced learning, and Hands-On Training Sessions (HOT) held over a 15-week period culminating in a Practical Skills Exam and Written Final Exam . Sessions 3, 6, 8, 10, 12 Read more

Upcoming Firefighter I – 7 @ Riverhead – 2024


  • Session 1 - Orientation - @ Riverhead
     Tuesday, May 14, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 2 - @ Riverhead
     Tuesday, May 21, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 4 - @ Riverhead
     Tuesday, May 28, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 5 - @ Riverhead
     Tuesday, June 4, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 7 - @ Riverhead
     Tuesday, June 18, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ Riverhead
     Tuesday, July 2, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 & 2 @ SCFA
     Saturday, July 13, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ Riverhead
     Tuesday, July 16, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 & 4 @ SCFA
     Saturday, July 20, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Saturday, July 27, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Session 13 - @ Riverhead
     Tuesday, July 30, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 15 - @ Riverhead
     Tuesday, August 13, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, August 17, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Riverhead Fire Department will host a Firefighter I Course beginning Tuesday May 14th, 2024 at 7:00PM. The course is a combination of Classroom Sessions, Self-Paced learning, and Hands-On Training Sessions (HOT) held over a 15-week period culminating in a Practical Skills Exam and Written Final Exam . Sessions 3, 6, 8, 10, 12 and Read more

Upcoming Firefighter I – 8 @ Deer Park – 2024


  • Session 1 - Orientation - @ Deer Park
     Tuesday, July 30, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 2 - @ Deer Park
     Tuesday, August 6, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 4 - @ Deer Park
     Tuesday, August 20, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 5 - @ Deer Park
     Tuesday, August 27, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 7 - @ Deer Park
     Tuesday, September 10, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 & 2 @ SCFA
     Saturday, September 14, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ Deer Park
     Tuesday, September 24, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 & 4 @ SCFA
     Saturday, September 28, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ Deer Park
     Tuesday, October 8, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Saturday, October 19, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Session 13 - @ Deer Park
     Tuesday, October 22, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 15 - @ Deer Park
     Tuesday, November 5, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, November 16, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Deer Park Fire Department will host a Firefighter I Course beginning Tuesday July 30th, 2024 at 7:00PM. The course is a combination of Classroom Sessions, Self-Paced learning, and Hands-On Training Sessions (HOT) held over a 15-week period culminating in a Practical Skills Exam and Written Final Exam . Sessions 3, 6, 8, 10, 12 Read more

Upcoming Firefighter I – 9 @ Suffolk County Fire Academy – 2024


  • Session 1 - Orientation - @ SCFA
     Monday, August 5, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 2 - @ SCFA
     Monday, August 12, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 4 - @ SCFA
     Monday, August 26, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 5 - @ SCFA
     Monday, September 9, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 & 2 @ SCFA
     Saturday, September 21, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 7 - @ SCFA
     Monday, September 23, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 & 4 @ SCFA
     Saturday, October 5, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ SCFA
     Monday, October 7, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ SCFA
     Monday, October 21, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Saturday, October 26, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Session 13 - @ SCFA
     Monday, November 4, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Session 15 - @ SCFA
     Monday, November 18, 2024
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, November 23, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Suffolk County Fire Academy will host a Firefighter I Course beginning Monday August 5th, 2024 at 7:00PM. The course is a combination of Classroom Sessions, Self-Paced learning, and Hands-On Training Sessions (HOT) held over a 15-week period culminating in a Practical Skills Exam and Written Final Exam . Sessions 3, 6, 8, 10, 12 Read more

Upcoming Firefighter I – 10 @ Suffolk County Fire Academy – 2024


  • Session 1 - Orientation - @ SCFA
     Sunday, August 18, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 2 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, August 25, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 4 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, September 8, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 5 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, September 15, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 1 & 2 @ SCFA
     Sunday, September 22, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 7 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, September 29, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 3 & 4 @ SCFA
     Sunday, October 6, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Session 9 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, October 13, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Hands On Training(HOT) 5 @ SCFA
     Sunday, October 20, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Session 11 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, October 27, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 13 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, November 10, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Session 15 - @ SCFA
     Sunday, November 24, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Practical Skills Test & Final Exam @ SCFA
     Saturday, November 30, 2024
     8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Suffolk County Fire Academy will host a Firefighter I Course beginning Sunday August 18th, 2024 at 8:00AM. The course is a combination of Classroom Sessions, Self-Paced learning, and Hands-On Training Sessions (HOT) held over a 15-week period culminating in a Practical Skills Exam and Written Final Exam . Sessions 3, 6, 8, 10, 12 Read more