Johns Creek residents can get a detailed look at how their fire department operates through the Citizens Fire Academy (CFA), a program offered by the JCFD.
During the 10-week course, participants learn about JCFD operations, fire tactics and strategies and aspects of fire prevention and investigation techniques.
The Citizens Fire Academy is open to Johns Creek residents or those who work in Johns Creek age 18 and older who successfully pass the application process and a criminal history check. The Academy is limited to 25 people.
The academy meets Feb. 21, 28, March 11, 14, 21, April 1, 4, 11, 29 and May 2, 2017 and includes classroom instruction (equipment, fire prevention); demonstrations (CPR, investigation techniques); and practical exercises (fire ground training, emergency medical exercises).
Submit an application or pick one up at JCFD Headquarters, 10700 Abbotts Bridge Road, Suite 190, Johns Creek, GA 30097.
Any questions, please email Community Services or call Meloni Bryson at 678-474-1641.