The Canyon Area Fire School is an annual event held during September in Canyon, Texas. This one day event covers various topics in fire fighting, rescue, investigation, inspection, and emergency medical care fields. Lecture and hands on sessions occur during two four hour blocks during the day and culminate in "night burns" held at the Canyon fire Department training field during the evening after the classroom sessions.
Typically there are no prerequisites, however some specific course(s), especially live burn and some hands on classes, may have requirements.
To view whether a course has prerequisites download the area school schedule pdf.
This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements.
TopicsPast topics have included but not limited to:+Forcible Entry+SCBA Training+Pump Operations+Ground Cover Fire Fighting+Courage to be Safe Training+SFFMA Certification Workshop+Ventilation+Auto Extrication+Structure Fires (Live Burns) & LPG Fires (Live Burns)+Firefighter Self Rescue+Rapid Intervention Team Training (RIT)
All emergency and crisis response personnel.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTexas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)
The area school class offerings differ from year to year. Please refer to the flyer for scheduled dates and class offerings. (Note: This area school may yet to be scheduled therefore a flyer may not yet be posted.)