Frequently Asked Questions
We try to anticipate questions you might have about our Services/Training and provide the answers here. If you need additional information send email firstname.lastname@example.org .
If I am from out of state, or Country how do I get from the airport to the school in Sulphur Springs, TX?
If you are flying in to attend the Fire Academy we will pick you up at either of the major airports in the Metroplex. DFW or Dallas Love Field.
Where will I stay when coming in for the 2 week online skill session?
We have to bunkhouses that the online students stay in at no extra charge.
Is there Financial Aid available?
Our training is approved for HB2604 and TIFMAS grants through the Texas Forest Service.
Where do the students stay if they are coming in for the 12 week traditional class and/or the 8 week EMT course?
We have a couple of different volunteer departments that hourse students. They have their own fees per month that they charge.
When do I have to confirm for my skill session?
Online Fire Academy students must confirm 2 weeks prior to the start date of their scheduled skill session. All other courses must be confirmed at least 7 business days prior to a scheduled upcoming skill session. (Before canceling verify with office staff if they can get everything done before you come all is not lost if you didn't confirm)
When do new courses start?
We have new courses starting the 1st and 15th of each month, with a 3 day window. If we don't have your application by noon the 3rd class day you will be moved to the next start date. Or if the 2nd and 3rd class days land on a weekend or holiday weekend.
Where do I find skill session dates?
Skill Session dates are found at the top of each page of the course under quick links "Online skill schedule All courses"