Fire Training Academy

Austin Community College Fire Training Academy (ACCFTA) is designed for people wanting to begin a career in the fire service. The academy is an intensive semester long program that includes classroom and hands-on instruction. ACCFTA is offered in the fall and spring semesters. Classroom hours are conducted Monday-Friday from 8:00 to 5:00 p.m. Physical training is mandatory and is offered everyday before class. ACCFTA meets all requirements set forth by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP). It is a requirement of the TCFP that students attend a minimum of 468 hours of training. Therefore, daily attendance is MANDATORY!

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