Citizens' Fire Academy

Citizens' Fire Academy

Citizen's Academy

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be one of the brave men or women who fight fires, enact rescues, and save lives? Well now is your chance to find out first hand! The City of Rocky Mount Fire Department Citizen's Fire Academy is a hands-on, fast paced academy that will introduce you to the exciting and demanding career of a professional fire fighter. It is designed to increase understanding of fire and emergency services and to promote citizen interaction with the City of Rocky Mount Fire Department.

The 6 week course taught by experienced fire personnel will provide participants an opportunity to gain classroom and hands-on experience to help them understand all of the services our fire department provides to our community. Participants must be 18 years of age and able to pass a professional background check.

Interested applicants may complete the form below.

Citizen's Fire Academy Application
First Name:
Middle Name:
Last Name:
Mailing Address:
Zip Code:
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Occupation: (if retired, past profession)
# of Years:
Work Telephone #:
Home or Cell Phone #:
Describe any fire service experience you have:
List any special fire service interests/activities you have:
List the reason(s) you with to attend the Citizen's Fire Academy:
Will you be able to attend all 6 weeks of class from 6-8pm on Tuesday nights?
Have you been arrested/convicted of a crime? If yes, give the date(s) and explain.
Do you have any physical limitations or restrictions? If yes, please describe.
List 3 personal references (include complete names and addresses along with city, state, zip code, and telephone number).
Give the name, relationship, address, and phone number of a person to contact in case of emergency.

Please note that all applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation.

I certify that all the information I provided is true and valid and I understand that any misstatement of material facts in this application will be cause for disqualification from participation in the Citizen's Fire Academy.

Applicant Signature & Date

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