On-site Basic Structure Fire Suppression

Upcoming onsite academy dates (class is approximately 12 weeks):

Academy #

Application Deadline

Class Dates

#115 Dec. 10, 2021 Jan. 10 to April 12, 2022
#116 May 23, 2022 June 6 to Aug. 31, 2022
#117 Aug. 24, 2022 Sept. 7 to Dec. 6, 2022

*Dates subject to change


Tuition and Fees:

All classes beginning after Aug. 1, 2022:

Texas Residents Tuition and Fees Total: $2,400*

  • Tuition: $1,390
  • Required Fees: $750
  • Testing Fees: $260

Out-of-State Tuition and Fees Total: $2,950*

  • Tuition: $1,390
  • Out-of-State Fee: $550
  • Required Fees: $750
  • Testing Fees: $260

Canadians Tuition and Fees Total: $2,965*

  • Tuition: $1,390
  • Out-of-State Fee: $550
  • Foreign Item Fee: $15
  • Required Fees: $750
  • Testing Fees: $260

*Book is not included


Required Textbooks:

  • Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills and Hazardous Materials Response - Navigate 2 Premiere Access by JB Learning (ISBN# 9781284151428)

On Site Additional Fees:

  • Housing and meal plans are available for those who are not able to commute.
  • The student is also responsible for purchasing their textbooks.

On-site Class Schedule (Monday – Friday):

  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Possibility of evening and/or weekend classes
  • No excused absences
  • 12-Week Minimum, 13-Week Maximum (Depends on various holidays)

Basic Fire Suppression Application for American Students:

Basic Fire Suppression Application for Canadian Students:

For information about Fire Academy:

Kristi Simpson
Professional Support Specialist
KC Fire Academy
Phone:
(903) 983-8177
Office:
Technical Vocational Bldg. (TECVO), 113-A
Fax:
(903) 988-3741
Renee' Golden
Support Specialist
KC Fire Academy
Phone:
(903) 983-8662
Office:
Technical Vocational Bldg. (TECVO), 113
Fax:
(903) 988-3741
Julie Webb
Dual Credit Coordinator
Fire Academy
Phone:
(903) 988-3762
Office:
Technical Vocational Bldg. (TECVO), 113-C
D'Wayne Shaw
Dean
Public Services and Industrial Technologies
Phone:
(903) 983-8130
Office:
Whitten Applied Tech. Center (WHITN), 114
Karla Mojica
Academic Advisor
Public Services and Industrial Technologies
Phone:
(903) 983-8284
Office:
Whitten Applied Tech. Center (WHITN), 104-A