Firefighter 1 Academy
The Toledo Fire Department is hosting Firefighter 1 Academy starting September 3, 2013. Classes meet from 6:00-9:00 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Toledo Fire Department, 285 NE Burgess Rd. Classes run through mid-December and are free.
Recruits from all Lincoln County Fire Departments are welcome to attend.
Classroom presentations and hands-on instruction including firefighter safety and health,
ladders, using hoses and nozzles, self-contained breathing apparatus, fire extinguishers, building
construction, and fire prevention. Students who complete these classes and serve a successful
internship with their departments are eligible for Firefighter 1 certification. Students may also
receive 3 college credits through Oregon Coast Community College by paying $30 tuition. Cadets
Ages 15-17 for Toledo and 16-17 for Newport and Seal Rock may also attend.
To register, contact:
Division Chief Larry Robeson
541-336-3311 x 5203 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
People interested in attending, but not yet affiliated with a department, can get information
about volunteering by calling Greg Musil, Lincoln County Volunteer Firefighters, at
For additional information, contact:
541-336-3311 x 5206